The annual Rattle Poetry Prize offers $10,000 (USD) for a single poem to be published in the winter issue of Rattle magazine. Ten finalists will also receive $200 (USD) each and publication, and be eligible for the $2,000 Readers’ Choice Award, to be selected by subscriber and entrant vote.
Additional poems from the entries are frequently offered publication as well. In 2016, Rattle published 21 poems that had been submitted to the contest from just over 4,000 entries.
There is no line-limit. Poems may be any length, any style, or any subject.
Open to poets worldwide. Poems must be written in English and previously unpublished.
Entry costs $20 (USD), which is the price of subscription, for up to four poems.
Entries close 15 July 2017.
For full terms and conditions, and to enter, visit the Rattle website here.