august, 2022

31augAll DayOxford Brookes International Poetry CompetitionInternationalEntry Fee:£5 Max word count:50 lines Top Prize:£1,000

Event Details

The contest is organized by the Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre.

The competition is open to anyone aged 18 or over. International entries are welcome.

There are two categories:

  • English as an Additional Language (EAL) – open to all poets aged 18 and over who write in English as an Additional Language.
  • Open category – open to all poets aged 18 years and over.

Poems must be written primarily in English, though a few words or phrases in another language or languages can be included.

Entries can be on any subject.

Entries must not have been published in print, on websites, public areas of social networking sites, broadcast, have featured among the winners of another competition or be submitted elsewhere for consideration.

This year’s judge is Caroline Bird.

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