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swamp pink: Prizes for Indigenous Writers

From July 1st to July 15th, submit fiction and nonfiction of up to 25 pages or a set of 1-3 poems. Winners in each genre will receive $500 and publication.

This Year’s Judges

Tacey M. Atsitty, Poetry
Toni Jensen, Nonfiction
David Heska Wanbli Weiden, Fiction


Guidelines: There is no entry fee. Submissions are open to Indigenous writers in the U.S. Before submitting, please remove your name and any other identifying information from your manuscript. Writers may submit work to multiple categories, but please limit submissions to 1 per genre. We accept simultaneous submissions. Please contact us promptly should the work be accepted elsewhere.