Format for Submissions
Please send one copy of your manuscript on good quality white paper, with no fewer than 48 and no more than 100 typescript pages. Clean, legible photocopies are acceptable. Your name, address, phone number, and email address should be on your title page. These are our only format requirements. Please also include your curriculum vitae.
Results will be announced in major poetry and writing magazines once a winner has been chosen. Enclose a self-addressed stamped postcard for acknowledgment of receipt and a SASE for contest results.
Fee for Submission
Each manuscript must be accompanied by a check or money order
in U.S. dollars only for $25.00 payable to "University of Pittsburgh Press."
Manuscripts being considered by other publishers are allowed, but if a manuscript is accepted for publication elsewhere, please notify the Press in writing.
Dates for Submission
Manuscripts must be received during March and April 2016. That is,
they must be postmarked on or after March 1 and on or before April 30. The
address for submissions is:
Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize
University of Pittsburgh Press
7500 Thomas Blvd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Tel: (412) 383-2456
Fax: (412) 383-2466
Note: 15260 is the correct and exclusive zip code for the University of Pittsburgh and the Press. For UPS, FedEx, etc., zip code 15208 should be used.
If you have any questions about these guidelines, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
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