Princeton University’s Program in Creative Writing is now accepting submissions for the Leonard L. Milberg ’53 High School Poetry Prize. Eligibility is limited to students in the eleventh grade during the 2014-15 academic year.
Prizes: First Prize – $500, Second Prize – $250, Third Prize – $100
Deadline: November 28, 2014
Applicants may submit up to three poems with name, home address, email address, telephone number, and name of high school, plus the high school’s telephone number on each poem. Submissions must be postmarked by November 28, 2014 to:
Leonard L. Milberg ’53 Poetry Contest
Program in Creative Writing
6 New South
Princeton, NJ 08544
Contest judges are poets on the Princeton University Creative Writing faculty, which includes Catherine Barnett, Michael Dickman, Ben Lerner, Paul Muldoon, James Richardson, Tracy K. Smith, Susan Wheeler, Monica Youn, and Kevin Young. Winning poems and results will be posted on arts.princeton.edu in February 2015. Submissions will not be returned.