A monthly Slam, every third Tuesday, open to anyone wishing to read original poems.
An April poetry book contest from the University of Iowa Press.
For cash and publication in The Iowa Review, a January contest that invites submissions of 10 pages of poetry.
Open to all people with an Iowa address, and sponsored by the Iowa Poetry Association, a contest that takes submissions in January and February for publication in the annual anthology Lyrical Iowa.
A premier contest in the U.S., operating through the Midwest Writing Center