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Note: All submissions for 2022 are publication only with a submission fee of $5.00


Submissions are all currently open for 2022

Note that you may submit before the submission deadline, but work will not be read until all submissions are in after the deadline.

Paul Gruchow Essay Contest April 22, 2022 -Publication Only  

Carol Bly Post Card Fiction Contest Deadline September 16, 2022- Publication Only

Winter in Variations: Bill Holm Witness Poetry Contest- Deadline December 15, 2022- Publication Only

Bug City: make a bug - Buggy Poetry in the shape of a bug: Contest for kids up to age 18 - Deadline June 31, 2022  Publication Only

Prairie Poetry Prize: Prairie Sampler Anthology Deadline August 19, 2022 Publication Only

 *All submission opportunities must be in English and open to all who live in the United States 48

* All submissions must be submitted via Submittable with a $5.00 fee

* All winning entries will be published online

* No submissions will be accepted via email

* Please include contact information and bio with your submissions

* Submissions that don't follow the guidelines will not be considered

* Writers Rising Up reserves the right to declare no winner or winners

* Writers own all rights to their writing

* Winners only must submit (color optional) head shot, and four high quality jpeg images that will be published on our NEW blog.


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