The winning poet receives $1,000.00 & publication in the winter issue.
- The winning poem is announced with publication in the winter issue of IthacaLit.
- Two Honorable Mention titles will be announced for publication in the winter issue.
- Finalists will be invited to accept publication in the spring issue at the editors' discretion.
- The guest judge chooses the winning poem from a selection chosen by the editors.
All submissions will be accepted only during the reading period.
All submissions are read blind by the final judge.