Poetry competition: Wales Poetry Award


05 October 2020
The international competition will be judged by Pascale Petit

The competition, sponsored by Literature Wales, is for original, unpublished poems up to 70 lines.

There is a first prize of £250 and a residential course of the winner's choice at Literature Wales Ty Newydd Writing Centre in 2021. The winner will also receive a Seren Books bundle and their poem will be published in Poetry Wales.

The second and third prizes are £50 and £25. Both prizewinners will receive a Seren Book bundle and their poems will be published in Poetry Wales.

The entry fee is £5 per poem. Entries are free from low-income households (earning less than £16,000 per year).

The closing date is 27 November.

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For full details see the website.


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