National Poetry Competition

The National Poetry Competition

The National Poetry Competition 2021 is now open.

Competitions

Opportunity Details

Closing Date

Oct 31, 2021

Location

National

Artform

Writing and Publishing

The 2021 National Poetry Competition is one of the world’s most prestigious prizes for an unpublished poem of up to 40 lines, open to all poets worldwide aged 18 or over.

 

Ten Prizes

First Prize: £5,000
Second Prize: £2,000
Third Prize: £1,000
Commendations: £200

 

Deadline: 31 October 2021

 

Judges

Fiona Benson • David Constantine
• Rachel Long

 

For competition queries email support@poetrysociety.org.uk

 

For more information, visit npc.poetrysociety.org.uk

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