The Academy of American Poets

The Fred Shaw Poetry Contest

For its 43rd year
Established and supported by the Georgianna Lindsley Endowment


$100 from the Academy of American Poets
Plus $50 from the Georgianna Lindsley Endowment
Additional prizes of $100, $75, and $50

All currently enrolled
Miami-Dade College students
are eligible to submit their poems.

Student winners will be announced
on this website by April, 2016

Deadline to submit poems: March 15, 2016

No copies of individual poems will be returned.

Please check this website for Contest results.
No individual notices of Contest results will be sent to participants.
Winners will be contacted via e-mail.

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