San Diego Entertainment & Arts Guild
There are presently no open calls for submissions.
The Steve Kowit Poetry Prize
Open to any poet anywhere.
Honoring Steve Kowit's contribution to American Poetry
Second Prize: $250
Third Prize: $100
Honorable Mention: No Cash Award
Winners and Honorable Mentions will be invited to read at the annual awards reception each April.
Winning and Honorable Mention poems will be published in the San Diego Poetry Annual each March.
The entry fee includes a copy of the San Diego Poetry Annual in PDF or e-book format, e-mailed to each entrant upon the announcement of the winners each February.
Steve Kowit Poetry Prize Guidelines
Submit one (1) previously unpublished poem (in English) and a 50-word biography.
Do not submit poems that imitate Steve Kowit's work.
submit the poem you sent to other publications. (No simultaneous submissions)
Pay the entry fee: the entire entry fee is a tax-deductible donation to San Diego Entertainment & Arts Guild (SDEAG), a 501(c)(3) public charity celebrating The Arts.