Be sure to check out our → List of Writing Competitions!


sat30sepAll DayTRIO INTERNATIONAL POETRY COMPETITIONCategoryPoetryInternationalEntry Fee£5 Max word count40 lines Top Prize£1,000

Event Details

The Trio International Poetry Competition is organised by Jon Sait, winner of the 2004 National Poetry Competition and founder of Trio Uganda. Judged by Mike Jenkins, the competition is a call to poets to put their words to work in support of literacy and education in Uganda.

Prize money totals £1,500 and all entered poems will be considered for publication in Red Poets.

We are keen to encourage quality submissions, so suggest writers to check their stories before submitting using Prowritingaid. They have free and paid versions and are the best writing software we know to help improve grammar, readability and check for repetition, ‘sticky’ sentences and suggest alternatives.

Back to Top