december, 2020

31dec1:00 am1:00 amGriffin Poetry Prize - One of the most generous poetry prizes in the worldOne of the most generous poetry prizes in the worldInternational Entry Fee: Free Max word count: Full manuscript Top Prize: $65,000

Griffin Poetry Prize

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Two prizes of CAD $65,000 (approximately $48,750) each are given annually for poetry collections by a Canadian poet or translator and by an international poet or translator published during the previous year. Finalists receive CAD $10,000 (approximately $7,500) each for their participation in the shortlisted readings event to be held in Toronto in June. Paula Meehan, Kei Miller, and Hoa Nguyen will judge. Publishers may submit four copies of a book of at least 48 pages published in 2020 by December 31. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.

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