Poetry Society of Vermont
founded in 1947
photo by Linda Tyler
 
                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        





                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        

TROUBADOUR AWARDS

 

The PSOV offers two awards for poems published in The Mountain Troubadour each year. All of these poems are eligible for each year's awards. Winners are announced in the spring. A certificate of Honorable Mention is also given for each award.

 

CORRINE EASTMAN DAVIS MEMORIAL AWARD: best poem by a member who has not previously won this prize, $20

 

ARTHUR WALLACE PEACH MEMORIAL AWARD: best poem by a member, $20




CALL FOR ENTRIES, PSOV 2019 SUMMER CONTESTS


Poems must be submitted by the deadline July 1, 2019. Please do not submit previously published poems to the Summer Contests. Dues must be paid for 2019 in order to enter. All members are eligible.

 

Poems for the Summer Contests are judged from entries submitted by July 1 each year. There are six contests; each must be entered separately. Only one poem may be submitted for each award. Each poem must have a title and a contest designation. Poems may not exceed 40 lines including title and stanza spaces. Exceeding the line limits will be disqualifying. Please observe all guidelines.

 

Members must submit poems electronically in Word.doc or .docx  format, 12 point type, Times New Roman font, single spaced. Simultaneous submissions accepted. No previously published poems. 

 

     

                

<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        
                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        
                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        

                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        
                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        
                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        
                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        

                         

                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        

                          

                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        

 

1.) MARY MARGARET AUDETTE MEMORIAL AWARD: light verse, any subject, not more than 32 lines, $20

2) J. RICHARD BARRY MEMORIAL AWARD: poem with Vermont or country theme, traditional or free verse, not more than 32 lines, 1st - $20, 2nd - $10, 3rd - $5

3) MARIAN GLEASON MEMORIAL AWARD: poem of not more than 20 lines, any style and subject, $50

4) GOLDSTEIN MEMORIAL AWARD: poem with any theme, traditional or free verse, 1st - $20, 2nd - $10, 3rd - $5

5) LAURA J. SPOONER MEMORIAL AWARD: best love poem, any style, $20

6) CHRIS WHITE MEMORIAL AWARD: poem of not more than 25 lines, any style/form/format. Topic of poem must be related to Science, Science Fiction or Math, $50

A certificate of Honorable Mention is also awarded in each of the six contests. Winning poems will appear in the following year’s issue of The Mountain Troubadour.

 

To submit send each poem without poet’s name as an attachment in a separate email with subject line indicating the name of contest and title of poem. Also send an email listing all entered contests and title of poem for each with poet’s name. The receipt of this list will be acknowledged. Please send all to: summercontests@poetrysocietyofvermont.org


Any person needing reasonable accommodation to enter the contest should contact Laura Ellzey, lauraellezy@yahoo.com


To renew your membership please send dues of $25 ($10 for students) to:

Sally Anne Reisner Box 1215, Waitsfield, VT 05673  

                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        


                          <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        
                          <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        
                          <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        
                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        
                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        
                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        

                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        

 NATIONAL CONTEST NOW CLOSED

 <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        

 <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        

                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        
                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        

 <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        
Submissions for National Contest to:
                          <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        
                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        
                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        

https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit 




                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->
                        
                            <!-- Link to the Poetry Society of Vermont submission manager. --->
<a target = _blank href="https://poetrysocietyofvermont.submittable.com/submit"><img src="//manager.submittable.com/Public/Images/submittable-submit-button.png" alt="submit" border="0" /></a>
<!-- End link to submission manager -->