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Submission Guidelines: Arts & Letters PRIME Poetry Prize

The Arts & Letters Prime Poetry Prize competition is now closed. We look forward to reading your submissions! The prize offers a $401 (US) prize for a short collection of poems as well as publication in the following issue of PRIME. All submitters receive a one-year subscription to Arts & Letters PRIME.

We accept submissions for the Arts & Letters PRIME Poetry Prize annually from May 1st - July 31st. Please submit in accordance with the following guidelines:

  • Only submit via Submittable through the PRIME Poetry Prize option
  • Submission Fee is $6
  • Submit up to 5 previously unpublished poems (maximum of ten pages) in a single file (doc, docx, txt, pdf and rtf text files only)
  • Submissions must be typed and each poem must begin on its own page

Arts & Letters PRIME only accepts online submissions. 

Further questions can be emailed to al.journal@gcsu.edu or addressed by phone at (478) 445-1289.

Go to the Online Submissions Manager.

Over the years, Arts & Letters has been supported in part by the Georgia Council for the Arts through the appropriations of the Georgia General Assembly. GCA is a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, which believes that a great nation deserves great art.