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$16.00 USD

$1,000 and publication in Boulevard awarded for the winning group of three poems by a poet who has not yet published a book of poetry with a nationally distributed press. 


  • All entries must be submitted online by midnight CT June 1.
  • Entry fee is $16 per group of three poems and $16 for each additional group. Fee includes a one-year subscription. 
  • Author's name, address, and telephone number, in addition to the titles of the three poems, should appear on the first page.
  • Cover sheets are not necessary.
  • No manuscripts will be returned.
  • Simultaneous submissions are allowed, but previously accepted or published work is ineligible.
  • The poems may be a sequence or unrelated.
  • All entries will be considered for publication and for payment at our regular rates. 
  • Entries will be judged by the editors of Boulevard magazine.
  • No one editorially or financially affiliated with Boulevard can enter the contest.
  • The winning poems will be first announced on the website and then published in the following spring issue of Boulevard

For complete guidelines: www.boulevardmagazine.org/poetry-contest.html

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