Kingsley Tufts Award: For poets in mid-career, who have previously published books of poetry.
Kate Tufts Discovery Award: For a poet's first published book of poetry.
The following requirements apply to both awards:
The original publication date for eligible books must between
September 1, 2012 and August 31, 2013.
Manuscripts, CDs, and Chapbooks will not be considered.
8 copies of the entry must be postmarked by September 15, 2013 and mailed to:
Kingsley & Kate Tufts Poetry Awards
Claremont Graduate University
160 E. Tenth Street, Harper East B7
Claremont, California 91711-6165
A work may be submitted for either award only once, although the winner of the Kate Tufts Discovery Award may submit another work in a later year for the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award.
Work must be original poetry written originally in English by a poet who is a citizen or legal resident of the United States.