Ten Chapbook Contests Open for Submissions
If you’re a writer with a small collection of poetry, essays, fiction, or hybrid work, enter these contests for a chance to win publication, a cash prize, and more.
Although the history of chapbooks goes back centuries, they have become increasingly popular recently. Many small presses now publish chapbooks, often through contests that include a cash prize or royalties. Below, we’ve found ten chapbook contests that are currently open for submissions!
Prize: Publication, $600, and 20 complimentary copies
Prize: Publication, $750, and 20 complimentary copies (winners will also have select poems from their chapbooks published in Diode Poetry Journal)
Prize: Publication, $1,500, and a royalty contract
Prize: Publication and $100 (the runner-up will also receive publication)
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