Since the last Scoop, I've come across a few more places you may want to submit your writing. Good Luck! They are sorted chronologically by deadline.
September 30, 2011
Tom Howard/John H. Reid Poetry Contest
Entry Fee: $7/every 25 lines
First prize: $3,000. Second prize: $1,000. Third prize: $400. Fourth prize: $250. There will also be six Most Highly Commended Awards of $150 each. The top 10 entries will be published on the Winning Writers website.
October 1, 2011
Mighty River Short Story Contest
Entry Fee: $15
30 page max
Prize: $500 and publication
Consequence Prize in Poetry
NO ENTRY FEE
No More than 3 poems of any length (theme: consequence of war or social injustice)
Prolitzer Prize for Prose Writing
Entry Fee: £4
1500 word max
Top Prize: £130 and publication. Two runners up receive £30 each.
Do you have a book you are looking to publish? Coffee House Press is seeking submissions now through October 31. Please take a look at their website and guidelines to see if your title is compatible.
Happy Writing and Submitting!