Undergraduate students at Virginia Tech in all fields are invited to submit a poem to The Steger Poetry Prize contest, established by President Emeritus Charles W. Steger and University Distinguished Professor Nikki Giovanni. The first place prize is $1,100. The second place prize is $500 and third place is $300. The prize is administered by Professor Giovanni and judged by a committee of faculty from various disciplines at the university.
Please read these instructions carefully. Submissions that do not follow these guidelines will not be considered for the Steger Poetry Prize.
Deadline: Friday, March 17th (by 11:59 pm).