Winchester Poetry Prize 2017
Deadline 31st July 2017
Who may enter The competition is open to anyone aged 16 or over.
Description The Winchester Poetry Prize is an annual competition organised by Winchester Poetry Festival in partnership with Hampshire Cultural Trust.
Entries must be poems on any subject and in any form or style.
Poems should be in English, must be the entrant’s own work and should not have been published or accepted for publication elsewhere (including online), should not have won another poetry competition or be the translated work of another poet. They must be typed and not longer than 40 lines (excluding title).
This year’s judge is a British poet, academic and editor Sarah Howe.
Entry fees £5 for first poem £4 for subsequent poems
Prizes • 1st Prize: £1,000 • 2nd Prize: £500 • 3rd Prize: £250
Winners and longlisted poems will appear in a winners anthology.