Welcome to JPiC Forum For Writers! Please log in or sign up to interact with our Community.
  1. Welcome!

    Hello Guest | Welcome To Jacquii's Poetry in Color Forum


    JPiC Forum for Writers is an online community exclusively dedicated to the share of poetry and writing. As a continuing work-in-progress, our poetry forums host a melange of writing with new additions being posted daily. We encourage you to right now and come join us in our celebration of diversity with the typed word!


  1. Lurking

    MsJacquiiC Poetica Magnifique

    Member Since:
    Jun 8, 2006
    Message Count:
    5,998
    Trophy Points:
    198
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    In a cloud of smoke...
    Home page:
    Books:
    2
    Ratings Received:
    +134 / 1 / -0

    [IMG]
    The Anhinga Prize for Poetry
    Anhinga Press: The Anhinga Prize for Poetry

    The Anhinga Prize for Poetry has been offered annually since 1983 for a manuscript of original poetry in English. The competition is open to writers in English from all regions. The winner receives $2000, and the winning manuscript will be published by Anhinga Press.



    Contest Rules

    (To be certain you have followed all guidelines, we suggest that you use this convenient checklist.)

    • Each submission must be accompanied by a $25 reading fee. Make checks payable to Anhinga Press. (Important: If you have entered the contest before, note that the reading fee is different this year!)

    • Do not put your name on your manuscript. Instead, make two title pages--one with the manuscript title, your name, address and phone number, and a second title page with only the manuscript's title.

    • Manuscripts must be 48-80 pages, excluding front matter. They may be single- or double-spaced, and all pages must be numbered. Please do not staple or bind your manuscript.

    • Include a self-addressed, stamped, #10 envelope for notification of contest results.

    • Submissions will be accepted from February 15 until May 1 of each year. Manuscripts received prior to February 15 or postmarked after May 1 will be recycled and the entry fee returned.

    • Manuscripts will not be returned. Please keep copies of your work.

    • Please send manuscripts to:
      Anhinga Prize for Poetry
      Drawer W
      P.O. Box 10595
      Tallahassee, FL 32302
    [BREAK=Checklist]
    Anhinga Prize for Poetry: Entry Checklist

    Print out this checklist and "X" each box as you complete an item. It may be exactly what you need in order not to be disqualified -- don't take chances with your entry!


    [IMG] Each entry accompanied by a separate $25 reading fee.

    [IMG] Check(s) payable to Anhinga Press

    [IMG] Two title pages included:
    • One title page including the manuscript title, your name, address and phone number
    • Second title page including only the manuscript's title

    [IMG] Acknowledgments page covering all previously published material in this entry, if appropriate

    [IMG] Manuscript 48-80 pages long (excluding front matter)

    [IMG] Single or double-spaced

    [IMG] All pages numbered

    [IMG] Manuscript not stapled, and not bound

    [IMG] Self-addressed, stamped #10 envelope enclosed for notification of results

    [IMG] Entry postmarked February 15-May 1

    [IMG] Entry addressed to:
    Anhinga Press
    Drawer W
    P. O. Box 10595
    Tallahassee, FL 32302


    Posted By MsJacquiiC | Mar 12, 2008
    #1

We hope you're enjoying our forum!

Only registered Members have access to posting priviledges. Registration here is 100% FREE. Use the button below to begin registration or the form on the right to login to your account.

Forgot your password?

Share This Page

GreetingsGalleryOnline.com