There are presently no open calls for submissions.

The Fairleigh Dickinson University MFA Program and Serving House Books (SHB) will award prizes for excellence for first books in poetry and prose.

The contest judges will select a winning work work of poetry and of prose (novel, story collection, or work of creative nonfiction) to be published by Serving House Books (servinghousebooks.com) . Writers who have not yet published a full-length book are eligible to enter. Entries must be received by midnight April 1, 2011, and winners will be announced on June 1, 2011.

Please designate poetry collections as a poetry entry and fiction and nonfiction as a prose entry.

Complete guidelines are available at http://mfa.fdu.edu/Site/contest.