The Vallum Chapbook Award
1st Place: $300 and publication as part of the Vallum Chapbook Series. Selections from the chapbook will also appear in the print and digital magazine!
Entry Fee: $25
Click here to see the full guidelines and enter online.
The Vallum Award for Poetry
1st Place: $750 and publication in Vallum
2nd Place: $250 and publication in Vallum
Entry Fee: $25 (includes a 1-year subscription to Vallum)
Click here to see the full guidelines, past winners, and enter online.
The Vallum Award for Poetry 2017 Contest Winners
1st place: "Waking in the Preceding" by Ali Blythe
2nd place: "The Incommensurate" by Brian Henderson
Honourable mention: "Ur Signs" by Judy Little
Honourable mention: "After Eden" by Roberta Senechal
The winning poems appear in Vallum 15:1 "Memory and Loss."
Thank you to everyone who entered this year's contest,
there were so many wonderful poems to choose from!
And, thanks so much to Nicole Brossard, the 2017 contest judge.
Vallum Blog Contests
Occasionally Vallum holds informal blog contests. Please follow the Vallum blog to stay up to date with upcoming contests.
Naani Poetry Contest winner