The 2014 Noemi Book Award for Fiction and the 2014 Noemi Book Award for Poetry will be judged by the editors. The winners will receive $1000, publication by Noemi Press, and 10 author's copies. You can enter here.
Guidelines for Submissions
Two prizes of $1,000 each and publication by Noemi Press are given annually for one book-length poetry collection and one book-length work of fiction. The editors will judge.
POETRY: Poets at any stage in their career may submit a manuscript of no more than 70 pages with a $25 entry fee by April 30.
FICTION: Fiction writers at any stage in their career may submit a manuscript (no page limit) with a $25 entry fee by April 30.
All manuscripts are read blind. Strip your manuscript of all identifying material, including title pages, dedications, and acknowledgements; otherwise, the manuscript will not be considered. Contest winners will be announced in early October 2014.
Visit the website for contest updates, to see past winners, or to get a sense of our catalog: http://noemipress.org
Finalists for the 2013 Noemi Book Award for Poetry
Congratulations to Ruth Ellen Kocher, whose manuscript, Ending in Planes, is the winner of the 2013 Noemi Book Award for Poetry.
Finalists for the 2013 Noemi Book Award for Fiction
Congratulations to Caren Beilin, whose manuscript, The University of Pennsylvania, is the winner of the 2013 Noemi Book Award for Fiction.