Open Position

Applications for our Finance Coordinator position close on June 10, 2018. 

Submissions & Prizes

Please refer to our submission guidelines for information and deadlines.

Submissions to the Max Ritvo Poetry Prize are open from May 1–June 30, 2018.

Submissions to the Lindquist & Vennum Prize for Poetry were open from January 3–February 15, 2018.


Applications to our Fall 2018 internship program close on August 1.

Ends on June 30, 2018$25.00

Designed to honor the legacy of one of the most original and accomplished poets to emerge in recent years, and to reward outstanding poets for years to come, the Max Ritvo Poetry Prize awards $10,000 and publication by Milkweed Editions to the author of a debut collection of poems. 

Henri Cole will judge the 2018 prize.

Be sure to review the complete eligibility restrictions and contest guidelines prior to submitting your work! No identifying information may appear in the document you attach. Milkweed Editions reserves the right to disqualify any entries deemed to jeopardize the integrity of the contest.