september, 2020

14sep1:00 am1:00 amMoved OnlineOxford Brookes University International Poetry CompetitionInternational Entry Fee: £5.00 ,
Max word count: 50 lines ,
Top Prize: £1,000 ,

Top Prize


Max word count

50 lines

Entry Fee


Event Details

The Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre is excited to launch its 2020 International Poetry Competition to celebrate the power of poetry across the world!

Categories: Open and English as an Additional Language. Deadline: Monday 14 September 2019 (23:00 BST/22:00 GMT). £1000 to winners.

The competition is open to both new and established poets aged 18 and over from across the globe and has two categories:

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

The winners of each category will receive £1000 and both runners up £200.

We are delighted to say that this year’s judge is the highly-acclaimed and award-winning poet Fiona Benson.

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