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DECEMBER 15, 2014 UHTS Samurai Haibun Competition

Organization: United Haiku and Tanka Society
Deadline: December 15, 2014
Number of entries: unlimited
Categories: haibun (theme: “the strength or power of nature, including human nature”)
Entry fee: none
Prize: Award Certificates
Address: marianna.monaco@gmail.com
Website: http://www.unitedhaikuandtankasociety.com/samurai.html

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DECEMBER 17, 2014 Fujisan Haiku Contest

Organization: Yamanashi Prefecture
Deadline: December 17, 2014
Number of entries: 1
Categories: haiku (theme: Fujisan – Mt. Fuji)
Entry fee: none
Prize: one copy of the Anthology
Address: fujisan-hz@pref.yamanashi.lg.jp
Website: http://www.pref.yamanashi.jp/fujisan/haikuenglish.html

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DECEMBER 31, 2014 Hooked on Haiku

Organization: George C. Hook. (Hooked on Haiku)
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Number of entries: unlimited (set of 5 haiku)
Categories: haiku
Entry fee: $10 per set
Prize: 20%, 15% and 10% of the entry fees earned
Address: hookedonhaiku@gmail.com
Website: http://www.hookedonhaiku.net/

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DECEMBER 31, 2014 Touchstone Poem Awards

Organization: The Haiku Foundation (THF)
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Eligible poems: haiku or senryu published during the award year
Categories: haiku, senryu
Entry fee: none
Prizes: engraved stone from The Haiku Foundation
Address: Online entry form
Website: http://www.thehaikufoundation.org/touchstone-poem-awards/

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DECEMBER 31, 2014 Touchstone Distinguished Book Awards

Organization: The Haiku Foundation (THF)
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Eligible works: books published in the calendar year 2014
Categories: haiku and related forms
Entry fee: none
Prizes: Award Recipients and Honorable Mentions
Address: The Haiku Foundation, Touchstone Distinguished Books Award, PO Box 2461, Winchester VA, 22604-1661 USA
Website: http://www.thehaikufoundation.org/touchstone-book-awards/

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JANUARY 9, 2015 Griffin-Farlow Haiku Award

Organization: North Carolina Poetry Society
Deadline: January 9, 2015
Number of entries: 1
Categories: unpublished haiku
Entry fee: none (NCPS member), $8 (non-member)
Prize: $50, $25, $15 and publication on Pinesong
Address: Stan Absher, PO Box 99396, Raleigh, NC 27624-9396
Website: http://www.ncpoetrysociety.org/adultcontests/

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JANUARY 12, 2015 Setouchi Matsuyama Photo x Haiku Contest

Organization: Asahi Culture Center
Deadline: January 12, 2015
Number of entries: up to 1 per selected photo theme
Categories: unpublished haiku
Entry fee: none
Prize: 30,000 Yen gift coupon, special locally produced products, handcrafts from Matsuyama
Address: Online Entry Form
Website: http://www.matsuyamahaiku.jp/contest/eng/

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JANUARY 24, 2015 The 31st Annual Arizona Matsuri 2015

Organization: Arizona Matsuri 2015 Haiku Expo
Deadline: January 24, 2015
Number of entries: 3
Categories: haiku
Entry fee: none
Prize: Online Publication
Address: Online Entry Form
Website: http://form.jotformpro.com/form/43006071401942

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JANUARY 31, 2015 Genjuan International Haibun Contest

Organization: The Hailstone Haiku Circle
Deadline: January 31, 2015
Number of entries: up to 3
Categories: haibun
Entry fee: none
Prize: ukiyo-e print replica, gifts and certificates
Address: Ms. Eiko Mori, 2-11-23-206 Jokoji, Amagasaki-shi, Hyogo-ken 660-0811, Japan
Website: http://hailhaiku.wordpress.com/genjuan/

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JANUARY 31, 2015 HPNC Rengay Contest

Organization: The Haiku Poets of Northern California (HPNC)
Deadline: January 31, 2015
Number of entries: unlimited
Categories: rengay
Entry fee: $5.00 per rengay
Prize: $US100 and publication in Mariposa Journal
Address: HPNC, c/o Fay Aoyagi, 930 Pine St. #105, San Francisco CA 94108
Website: http://www.hpnc.org/

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JANUARY 31, 2015 The British Haiku Awards 2014

Organization: The British Haiku Society (BHS)
Deadline: January 31, 2015
Number of entries: unlimited
Categories: unpublished haiku, tanka, haibun
Entry fee: £5 ($US8)/3 haiku or tanka, £5 ($US8)/haibun
Prize: cash prizes totalling £350
Address: The British Haiku Awards, 37 Holt Road, North Elmham, Norfolk, NR20 5JQ, UK
Website: http://britishhaikusociety.org.uk/2014/09/entries-now-invited-for-the-british-haiku-awards-2014/

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JANUARY 31, 2015 The Haiku Calendar Competition

Organization: Snapshot Press
Deadline: January 31, 2015
Number of entries: unlimited
Categories: haiku
Entry fee: £6/US$10 for up to 3 haiku; £12/US$20 for up to 10 haiku
Prize: £360/US$600 total prize money and publication
Address: calcomp@snapshotpress.co.uk
Website: http://www.snapshotpress.co.uk/contests/thcc/entry_guidelines.htm#Awards

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FEBRUARY 5, 2015 Asian Celebration Haiku Contest

Organization: Skipping Stones Magazine
Deadline: February 5, 2015
Number of entries: 1
Categories: haiku (schoolchildren only)
Entry fee: none
Prize: publication
Address: Skipping Stones Office, P.O. Box 3939 Eugene OR 97403
Website: http://www.skippingstones.org/HaikuContest.pdf

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FEBRUARY 15, 2015 With Words Summer Competition 2014

Organization: With Words
Deadline: February 15, 2015
Number of entries: unlimited
Categories: haiku on the theme of Summer
Entry fee: US$2/2 haiku, US$9/12 haiku, US$18/50 haiku
Prize: £75, £50, £25 (Additional Prize)
Address: summer@withwords.org.uk
Website: http://area17.blogspot.it/

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FEBRUARY 28, 2015 Bernard Lionel Einbond Renku Competition

Organization: The Haiku Society of America (HSA)
Deadline: February 28, 2015
Number of appearance/author: up to 3
Categories: unpublished renku (20-link nijûin renga)
Entry fee: none
Prize:  $150 and publication in Frogpond
Address: Bernard Lionel Einbond Renku Competition, c/o Sari Grandstaff, 1457 Glasco Turnpike, Saugerties, NY 12477
Website: http://www.hsa-haiku.org/hsa-contests.htm#einbond

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FEBRUARY 28, 2015 Ito En Oi Ocha New Haiku Contest

Organization: ITO EN New Haiku Contest Executive Committee
Deadline: February 28, 2015
Number of entries: up to 6
Categories: unpublished haiku
Entry fee: none
Prize: cash prizes and publication
Address: Online Entry Form
Website: http://www.itoen.co.jp/new-haiku/en/rules_regulations/index.html

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