Poetry competition: The Caterpillar Poetry Prize 2021


25 November 2020
Win a €1,000 prize for the best poem for children in the contest, which will be judged by Michael Morpurgo

The annual competition from The Caterpillar journal for children is for a single original, unpublished poem for children aged 7 to 11.

As well as receiving the €1,000 prize, the winner will be published in The Caterpillar.

Poems may be on any subject, and up to 150 lines.

The entry fee is €14 per poem.

The closing date is 31 March 2021.

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