Prose Grand Prize: $2,000 and book contract
Prose Entry Fee: $30.00
Poetry Grand Prize: $1,000 and book contract
Poetry Entry Fee: $25.00
The Willow Books Literature Awards recognize literary excellence in
prose and poetry by writers from culturally diverse backgrounds.
The judges are: John Murillo, Ching-In Chen, Naomi Ayala, Pauline Kaldas, Latha Viswanathan and Ana-Maurine Lara.
The postmark deadline for entries is Monday, October 1, 2012.
Finalists will be announced on January 21, 2013. A Finalists' Reading
& Awards Ceremony will be held in the spring of 2013 in Chicago. The
Grand Prize winners' books will be published by Willow Books in Spring
2013, along with an ebook anthology of selections by Finalists.
For full guidelines, visit our website.