The 2020 Prize will be adjudicated by poet and translator Maria Jastrzebska.
Judges: Dr Angela France, David Clarke, and 2019 competition winner Janet Lees. The 2020 competition offers two prizes of publication of a 32-page pamphlet for poets who have not previously had a poetry collection published. Each winner will receive 50 free copies of their pamphlet, and marketing support to launch it.
Teignmouth Poetry Festival Poetry Competition 2020 is open to all poets, UK and international. Prizes are 1st: £500 2nd: £250 3rd: £100 Poems on any subject – max 36 lines. Judged by Hannah Lowe. Winners are announced at Teignmouth Poetry Festival on 21 March when shortlisted poets are invited to come and read their poems.
There are three age groups: 11 & Under – prize £50 12 to 17 – prize £70 18 & Over – prize £200 The competition will be judged by poet Jane Draycott, www.janedraycott.org.uk
One of the biggest single poem competitions in the world, the National Poetry Competition is open to anyone aged 17 or older. The competition is for previously unpublished poems of up to 40 lines in length. Ten Prizes First Prize: £5000 Second Prize: £2000 Third Prize: £1000 Seven commendations: £200 Judges Mona Arshi • Helen Mort • Maurice…