Every spring, phoebe hosts contests in Poetry, Fiction, and Nonfiction, each with a $500 prize. Check back here for more information on judges, submission, and deadlines. 

2020 Contest Winners

Greg Grummer Poetry Contest

Winner: MACHINE by Jake Bauer

 

Honorable Mention: Oil Painting of a Hand Holding a Taxidermied Bluebird by Gustav Parker Hibbett

Fiction Contest

It’s a Phase by Kevin Sterne

Nonfiction Contest

Manhunt by Kira Homsher

Contest Announcements

Jennifer Sinor Judges 2020 Nonfiction Contest

Judge: Jennifer Sinor Deadline: March 15, 2020, at 11:59 pm Prize: $500 and publication in phoebe 49.2 (online issue) Entry Fee: $6 Submission Size: 1 piece per submission, up to 5,000 words...

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Belle Boggs Judges 2020 Fiction Contest

Judge: Belle Boggs Deadline: March 15, 2020, at 11:59 pm Prize: $500 and publication in phoebe 49.2 (online issue) Entry Fee: $6 Submission Size: 1 piece per submission, up to 5,000 words Belle...

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Thea Brown Judges 2020 Greg Grummer Poetry Contest

Judge: Thea Brown Deadline: March 15, 2020, at 11:59 pm Prize: $500 and publication in phoebe 49.2 (online issue) Entry Fee: $6 Submission Size: 3 to 5 poems per submission, totaling no more than...

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Rachel Arndt Judges 2019 Nonfiction Contest

Judge: Rachel Arndt Deadline: April 2, 2019 at 11:59 pm Prize: $500 and publication in phoebe 48.2 (online issue) Entry Fee: $9 Submission Size: 1 piece per submission, up to 5,000 words Rachel Z....

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Jon Pineda Judges 2019 Fiction Contest

Judge: Jon Pineda Deadline: April 2, 2019 at 11:59 pm Prize: $500 and publication in phoebe 48.2 (online issue) Entry Fee: $9 Submission Size: 1 piece per submission, up to 5,000 words Poet,...

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