For over 60 years 92Y’s Discovery Contest has launched the careers of major poets like John Ashbery, Lucille Clifton, Mark Strand, Mary Jo Bang and Solmaz Sharif, to name a few. Will you be next?
Four winners receive a reading at 92Y, publication in The Paris Review Daily, a two-night residency at the ACE Hotel, and $500 each.
Read selections by last year's winners
Applications must be submitted by Friday, January 11, 2019, at 5 pm.
To apply, read the guidelines and submit here.
This contest is endowed by Joan L. and Dr. Julius H. Jacobson, II.