Sunita Jain Literary Award


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Sunita Jain Literary Award

Graduate Literary Contest Entry Form

One prize of $500 for excellence in poetry.

Contest Details

  • Each entrant may submit no more than 200 lines of poetry in any combination.
  • Do not put your name anywhere in the submitted file or the filename.
  • File must be a PDF or Word document (.pdf, .doc or .docx) following this format:
    • 12 pt font
    • black text
    • double-spaced, if prose
    • 1" margins

Questions? Contact Timothy Schaffert, Director of Creative Writing, at

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