San Diego Writers, Ink is a nonprofit which offers writing courses, workshops, readings, and a strong writing community. Molly Larson Cook is an instructor on poetry, personal essays, travel writing, and more topics. This video has Molly reading from her 2016 poem which won the Steve Kowit prize and also giving tips on how to write poetry to win competitions and info on the Steve Kowit prize and her upcoming class: http://www.sandiegowriters.org/2018-07-19-the-kowit-poetry-competition-a-two-part-conversation-and-workshop-with-molly-cook/
Please note: Molly misremembered the prizes.
Steve Kowit prize:
First Prize: $1000
Second Prize: $250
Third Prize: $100
Honorable Mention: No Cash Award