The Great River Shakespeare Festival/Maria W. Faust Sonnet Contest is accepting sonnet submissions, postmarked no later than July 1st.
$1,200 in cash prizes are being awarded in several categories, including: Best Overall, Best Youth (17 and under), Laureate’s Choices, Local Area: Adult, & Local Area: Youth.
Judging will be done by our present and past Poets Laureate. Entry fee is $5.00 for up to three sonnets, checks made payable to Ted Haaland/Maria Faust Contest, & all materials mailed to: Great River Shakespeare Festival Sonnet Contest
c/o Emilio DeGrazia
211 West Wabasha Street
Winona, Minn. 55987
Entries will not be returned. Do not include your name on entries. Please include a separate information sheet with your name, address, email, phone number, sonnet names,
Age (if entering Youth category), and how you first heard about the Contest.
Winners will be announced by August 2nd. Please log on GRSF.org/SONNET for any further details.