october, 2022

mon31octAll DayThe National Poetry CompetitionInternationalCategory:PoetryEntry Fee:£7 Max word count:40 lines Top Prize:£5,000

Event Details

The National Poetry Competition is an annual poetry prize organized by the UK-based Poetry Society. The competition is open to anyone aged 18 or over. International entries are welcome.

All poems must have a title and must not exceed 40 lines in length (excluding title).

Entries must be written in English. Entries can be on any subject.

Entries must not have been published, self-published, published on a website or made public on social media, broadcast or featured among the winners in another competition before 31 March 2023.

The judges this year are Greta Stoddart, Jason Allen-Paisant, Michael Symmons Roberts.

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