The Press 53 Award for Poetry is open until July 31, 2018.
The award includes publication by Press 53 of the winning poetry collection as a Tom Lombardo Poetry Selection under a standard publishing contract, and a cash advance of $1,500.
Reading fee: $30
The competition is open to unpublished manuscripts written in the English language from writers at all levels who live in the United States and its territories.
Manuscripts should be roughly 60 pages to 120 pages in length.