Academy of American Poets

James Laughlin Award
Deadline: 
May 15, 2014
E-mail address: 
awards@poets.org

A prize of $5,000 is given annually for a second book of poetry by a U.S. poet. Copies of the winning book are purchased and distributed to approximately 5,000 members of the Academy of American Poets. U.S. publishers may submit four copies of a manuscript that has come under contract and will be published by June 1, 2014, by May 15. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.

Academy of American Poets, James Laughlin Award, 75 Maiden Lane, Suite 901, New York, NY 10038. (212) 274-0343, ext. 13. Patricia Guzman, Programs Assistant.