Ploughshares is also having an EMERGING WRITER'S CONTEST that includes fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. The winning award is $1,000 and publication.
"Since 1971, Ploughshares has been committed to promoting the work of up-and-coming writers." Log in to Ploughshares "online submission manager between February 1st and April 2nd Submit 3-5 poems; nonfiction and fiction entries should be under 5,000 words. Fee is $20."