Kaji Aso Studio Haiku Contest 2015

Entries are invited for this year’s Kaji Aso Studio Haiku Contest, conducted by the Boston Haiku Society (Massachusetts, USA).

Poets may submit as many haiku and/ or senryu as they wish (but should please mark senryu clearly as such) – all poems entered can be placed in the body of one email, or on a single sheet of paper, mailed in letter form.

Entries must be emailed/ posted by April 15, 2015.

After an entry fee of $2 USD per poem has been paid through Paypal, entries may be submitted via email through this address: – please include HAIKU CONTEST in the email’s title line.

With an IRC also enclosed (so as to allow for notification of results), international contestants can instead post entries by mail to:

Kaji Aso Studio Haiku Contest
40 Saint Stephen Street
Boston, MA 02115

In making payment through Paypal, entrants should go to

On the Kaji Aso Studio Haiku Contest page, contributors will find a Paypal button, with instructions about how to use it in order to pay fees for the contest.

Winning entries from 2014 and previous years can also be seen through that link.

Prize money for best haiku (in USD): first place - $250; second - $100; third - $50; best senryu - $50.

Each poem entered should be unpublished and should not currently be under consideration elsewhere.

All rights will revert to the authors after June, 2015, when the winners will be announced.

John Ziemba, Boston Haiku Society