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The Writing Salon: Jane Underwood Poetry Prize

Submission Period: October 01, 2022 – December 01, 2022

Contest Guidelines

  • The contest is open to all poets.
  • The entry fee is $15. This fee is non-refundable.
  • Contestants may submit one entry of up to 3 poems. Poems must be sent in a single file.
  • Each of the 3 poems may not exceed 80 lines in length.
  • We do not consider previously published work, which includes online publications.
  • Files should not include any information that reveals the identity of the author. Any entries that reveal the author’s identity will be discounted.
  • File name must include the title of each poem submitted.
  • Simultaneous submissions are allowed. Notify us immediately if a poem is placed elsewhere by sending an email to
  • Email and mail submissions will not be read.
  • All rights revert to the author upon publication of the poem.
  • The winner and finalists will be announced at our website.

Learn more and how to submit here.