Mary C. Mohr Poetry Award for 2012
Southern Indiana Review will award a prize of $1500 for poetry submitted under the following guidelines.
Download Printable Guidelines for online submissions.
Each submission must:
Be available for exclusive publication in Vol. 20, No. 1 of SIR.
Simultaneous submissions are acceptable, but if the entry is
published/accepted by another publication while under consideration, the
author must promptly notify SIR in writing to withdraw the entry.
Include an entry fee of $20 ($5 for each additional entry submitted).
This non-refundable fee includes a year's subscription to SIR. Make
check or money order payable to Southern Indiana Review.
List the author’s name, street address, email address (if applicable),
phone number, and title(s) of poems submitted on a cover page.
List only the title of poem(s) on each page thereafter.
Consist of no more than four poems (with an additional limit of ten
total pages in 12-point font, no more than one poem per page) per each
Be addressed to:
Southern Indiana Review, Mary C. Mohr Award
of Southern Indiana, 8600 University Boulevard
Evansville, IN, 47712
Be postmarked by October 1, 2012.
Include SAS postcard for receipt acknowledgement and/or SASE for contest
results. All manuscripts will be recycled. Results will be posted on
the SIR web site.
Current and former students and employees of the University of Southern Indiana are not eligible for the Award.
All submissions will be considered for publication. All themes and/or
subject matters are eligible. All rights revert to the writer upon