For over 60 years 92Y’s Discovery Contest has launched the careers of major poets. Will you be next?

Four winners receive a reading at 92Y, publication in The Paris Review Daily, a two-day residency at the ACE Hotel and $500 each. To apply, read the guidelines and submit your application by Friday, January 8, 2021 at 5 pm

This year’s preliminary judges are Timothy Donnelly and Julia Guez. Final judges are Rick Barot, Patricia Spears Jones and Mónica de la Torre.




92Y Discovery Poetry Contest