15 July 2021
Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.
The competition is organised by Rattle, an American poetry magazine.
You may submit up to four poems per entry.
Poems may be any length, any style, or any subject.
Poems must be written in English (no translations except by the original author).
Entries must not have been previously published.
The $25 USD entry fee is a one-year subscription to Rattle (or a one-year extension for subscribers).
The overall winner will receive a cash prize of $15,000 USD.
Ten finalists will each receive $500 USD, and be eligible for the $5,000 USD Reader’s Choice Award.
How to enroll
For further information visit the official competition website.