The prize is open to new, emerging, and established poets who are members of tribal nations within the United States and its trust territories (including American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, Chamorros, and American Samoans). Eligible contestants need not be previously published, but must be demonstrated (enrolled or community-recognized) members of their tribal nation.
How to submit
Between February 1 and March 15, each entrant may submit up to three poems in a single submission. Please submit only once.
There is no submission fee for this prize. Please read our guidelines before you submit.