The Big Moose Prize
Awarded annually for any unpublished novel. Prize includes publication, $1,000 cash award, and ten author copies of the book.

Deadline: January 31, 2013  GUIDELINES
Entry Period: December 1 - January 31


The Hudson Prize
Awarded annually for any unpublished collection of poetry or short stories. Prize includes book publication, $1,000 cash award, and ten author copies of the book.

Deadline: March 31, 2013.  GUIDELINES
Entry Period: February 1 - March 31 


The Black River Chapbook Competition (Spring)
Awarded twice annually for a chapbook (16-36 pages) of poetry or short stories. Beginning with the Spring 2009 competition, winner receives $500 and 25 copies of chapbook. 

Deadline: May 31, 2013GUIDELINES
Entry Period: April 1 - May 31


The St. Lawrence Book Award
Awarded annually for any unpublished collection of poetry or short stories. Prize includes book publication, $1,000 cash award, and ten author copies of the book. 

Deadline: August 31, 2013.  GUIDELINES
Entry Period: July 1- August 31


The Black River Chapbook Competition (Fall)
Awarded twice annually for a chapbook (16-36 pages) of poetry or short stories. Beginning with the Fall 2009 competition, winner receives $500 and 25 copies of chapbook. 

Deadline: October 31, 2012GUIDELINES
Entry Period: September 1 - October 31
Contests
Black Lawrence Press

Contemporary Literature & Non-Fiction