Ends on 9/12/2016
Submissions for the 2016 PRINCEMERE Poetry Prize will be accepted through midnight on Monday, September 12, 2016.

The prize for the winning poem this year has been increased to $500.

Deadline: September 12, 2016

Entry fee: none.

Size limit: 3 poems

Entry format:
 We prefer that entries be typed and single-spaced, and that they be uploaded as a DOC, DOCX, RTF, or TXT.

Name should not appear on the poems. Please include a cover letter or title page with name, contact information, and the titles of poems.


For paper submissions, mail to

Princemere Poetry Prize

255 Grapevine Road

Wenham, MA 01984. 


All submissions considered for publication; author will be contacted for permission.

Submissions are judged blind. Princemere staff, friends and family members are ineligible.

Simultaneous submissions are accepted, but let us know if your work is placed elsewhere.

No changes to poems after winners and finalists are named.

Previous years’ winners are featured at www.princemere.com.

Winner and runners-up will be announced in December. Paper manuscripts will be recycled.