The Princeton University Program in Creative Writing’s Leonard L. Milberg ’53 High School Poetry Prize is awarded each year to a student in the 11th grade.
Prizes: First Prize – $500, Second Prize – $250, Third Prize – $100
Application instructions for the 2016 contest will be published in fall 2015.
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.