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Academy of American Poets Walt Whitman Award

November 1, 2018

Academy of American Poets Walt Whitman Award Danielle Hayden

A prize of $5,000, publication by Graywolf Press, and a six-week residency at the Civitella Ranieri Center in Umbria, Italy, is given annually for a poetry collection by a poet who has not published a book of poems in a standard edition. The winning book will also be distributed to 5,000 members of the Academy of American Poets. Using the online submission system, submit a manuscript of 48 to 100 pages with a $35 entry fee by November 1.