MLA Publication Prizes
Submission Form for Authors
Prize Choice

If you do not see the name of the prize for which you want to make a submission, please click on the name on the Competitions for MLA Publication Awards page.

Authors must be current MLA members to be eligible for this prize

Submitter Information


Email address

Name of publisher


Email address
Submission Information

Works submitted for this prize may also be submitted for one other prize that is either the James Russell Lowell Prize, the MLA Prize for a First Book, or the MLA Prize for an Edited Collection. They may not be submitted for any additional prizes.

We ask for a PDF of each submission. You may either
  • upload a PDF or
  • add a URL to a file hosting service below
Please use the method that is easier for you. For born-digital works, you may add the URL below.                                              

Drag and drop files here:
Add a URL from which the PDF(s) can be downloaded.

Shipping Information
Please send four print copies of each submitted title to our office.
  • The first line of the address should be the name of the prize followed by:
Modern Language Association
85 Broad St
SC Level
New York, NY 10004

The deadline for entries is 1 May in the year of the competition.

If you have any questions or you wish to provide additional information about your submission, please write to