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Application: Cave Canem Prize

April 8 @ 12:00 am - May 5 @ 11:59 pm

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Application period: April 8 to May 5

Launched in 1999, the Cave Canem Prize is a first-book award dedicated to the discovery of exceptional manuscripts by Black poets.

The winner will receive $1,000, publication by Graywolf Press in fall 2024, 15 copies of their book, and a feature reading. Both the winner and runner-up will be invited to individual critique sessions with the final judge.

Apply via Submittable.


April 8 @ 12:00 am
May 5 @ 11:59 pm