1st Prize: £500
2nd Prize: £300
3rd Prize: £200
4th Prize: £100
Closing date: 30th November 2016
Entry fee: £3.50 or FREE to Write, Learn and Publish members
Love poetry? Then why not have a go at our latest poetry competition? There’s no set theme so it’s completely open in terms of subject and form. The only proviso is to have 40 lines or less.
You must be aged 18 or over
Open to writers worldwide
Maximum 40 lines
Submissions must be original and previously unpublished
You may enter multiple submissions providing the correct fees are paid
You must enter on or before the closing date
Submissions must be written in English
Submissions must be pasted into the body of the email (unless otherwise specified) and sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please mark the email subject line with the name of the competition i.e. Open Poetry Competition
If you are a Write, Learn and Publish member, you are entitled to enter for free, please mark the subject line with your membership number. Want to enter any or all of our writing competitions for free? Sign up HERE.
Payment must be made via PayPal. Please add the PayPal transaction reference number (given once payment is made) to your email. Alternatively, please include the PayPal email associated with the payment as this helps us to speed up the process.
Note: We allow up to eleven weeks to judge and award our competitions. Entry implies acceptance to our rules.