The College Undergraduate Poetry (CUP) Competition
National Federation of State Poetry Societies
The College Undergraduate Poetry (CUP) Competition offers two awards of $500 plus chapbook publication for manuscripts of ten poems each by college/university undergraduates. The awards include the Edna Meudt Memorial Award and the Florence Kahn Memorial Award.
Undergraduates must mail four copies of a manuscript of ten original, unpublished poems, plus a completed application form, signed and witnessed by a notary public, to the College Undergraduate Poetry Competition Chair between December 1 through January 31 (postmark deadline): Shirley Blackwell, Chair, P. O. Box 1352, Los Lunas, NM 87031, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prize: $500, publication, and seventy-five copies, invitation to read at the 2016 NFSPS Convention, $300 travel stipend, complimentary registration, dinner, and one-year membership; book release at NFSPS convention
Simultaneous Submissions: Allowed
- Postal: Shirley Blackwell, Chair, P. O. Box 1352, Los Lunas, NM 87031
Entry Fee: $0
Deadline: January 31, 2016
Posted: September 4, 2015