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Iowa Poetry Prize


  [University of Iowa Press]

119 West Park Road IA
100 Kuhl House

Iowa City IA 52242-1000




The Iowa Poetry Prize, open to new as well as established poets, is awarded for a book-length collection of poems written originally in English. Previous winners, current University of Iowa students, and current and former University of Iowa Press employees are not eligible.


  • Cost to Enter: $20

  • Submission Deadline: Apr 30, 2020

  • First Prize: The winning manuscript will be published by the University of Iowa Press under a standard royalty agreement.

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