Writer's Digest Poetry Awards Program

Award Amount


Application Deadline

Saturday, October 31, 2015

Awarded By

Writer's Digest

Award Amount

$1,000 for first place, $250 for second place, $100 for third place, and $50 for fourth through tenth place annually, non-renewable. Those winners placing 11th through 25th will receive a $50 gift certificate for Writer's Digest Books.


10 cash awards offered annually.

Deadline Info

This is a poetry competition. Entry forms are available on the Writer's Digest website. To enter, the student must complete and print the entry form on the website, and submit a manuscript of an ori ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.