Milkweed Editions

There are presently no open calls for submissions.

Submissions & Prizes

Please refer to our submission guidelines for information and deadlines.

Submissions to the Max Ritvo Poetry Prize are open from April 1–May 31, 2021. Full details.

Milkweed Fellowship

Applications for the Milkweed Fellowship will be open until August 15, 2022, at midnight. The Milkweed Fellowship is a paid, one- to two-year, learning-oriented position that seeks to provide entry to those historically underrepresented among workers in book publishing—indigenous, people of color, LGBTQIA+, and those with disabilities—so they may advance, discover, and champion transformative literature for years to come. Learn more


Applications to our Summer 2020 internship program close on March 11, 2020; all applicants will be notified by mid-April.

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