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Featured Poetry Awards

Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize

Awarded annually, the $100,000 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize honors a living U.S. poet whose lifetime accomplishments warrant extraordinary recognition. Established in 1986 by Ruth Lilly, the Prize is one of the most prestigious awards given to American poets.

The Pulitzer Prize for Poetry

$10,000 awarded annually to a distinguished volume of original verse by an American author.

Featured Website: Poetry Foundation

Poetry Foundation

The Poetry Foundation, publisher of Poetry magazine, is an independent literary organization committed to a vigorous presence for poetry in our culture. It exists to discover and celebrate the best poetry and to place it before the largest possible audience.

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