Ends on November 30, 2016$ 20.00
$ 20.00

Guidelines:

• Eligibility: Poets writing in English who have not previously published or self-published a full-
length collection (40+ pages) of poems.
• Submit between now & November 30. The winning manuscript will be named in May and
published in the spring of the following year.
• Please do not include contact information within the manuscript. Please include relevant publication information (acknowledgments) at the end of the manuscript.
• For notification of title and author of the winning manuscript send a stamped, self-addressed
envelope to New Issues Poetry & Prose, 1903 W. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5463
or visit our web-site www.wmich.edu/newissues.
• A manuscript may be submitted that is being considered elsewhere but New Issues should be
notified upon the manuscript’s acceptance elsewhere.

Ends on October 3, 2016$ 25.00
$ 25.00

Guidelines:

• Eligibility: Poets writing in English who have already published one or more full-length
collections of poetry. We will consider individual collections and volumes of new and selected
poems. Besides the winner, New Issues may publish as many as three additional manuscripts
from this competition.
• Submit between July 1 & September 30. The winning manuscript will be named in January
and published in the spring of the following year.
• Please include relevant publication information (acknowledgments) at the end of the
manuscript.
• For notification of title and author of the winning manuscript send a stamped, self-addressed
envelope to New Issues Poetry & Prose, 1903 W. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5463
or visit our web-site www.wmich.edu/newissues.
• A manuscript may be submitted that is being considered elsewhere but New Issues should be
notified upon the manuscript’s acceptance elsewhere.