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  • Poemhunter Moderator (12/22/2014 9:34:00 AM) Post reply
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    Magma Editors' Prize 2014

    Closing Date: 19th January 2015

    Details:
    This competition celebrates the short poem and is open to poems of up to 10 lines. The Magma Editors' Prize reflects the magazine's rotating editorship and poems of up to 10 lines will be judged by a panel of Magma Editors who will select a range of poems for 'special mentions' as well as choosing first and second prize winners. First prize £1,000, Second Prize £300, Plus 10 Special Mentions £15 each.
    Entry Fee: £5 for the first poem, £4 for the second and £3.50 for the third and each subsequent poem. Magma magazine subscribers benefit from reduced fees, £4 for the first poem, £3 for the second, and £2.50 for the third and each subsequent poem.

    Contact: For further information and entry see website:
    http://magmapoetry.com/competition/

  • Poemhunter Moderator (12/22/2014 9:34:00 AM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

    Magma Judges Prize 2014

    Closing Date: 19th January 2015

    Details:
    Poems of 11 to 50 lines will be judged by Jo Shapcott for the Judge's Prize. Prizes: First Prize £1,000, Second Prize £300, Third Prize £150. In addition to receiving cash prizes, winners will be invited to read at Magma's prize-giving event in Spring 2015. All winning entries will be published in the magazine.
    Entry Fee: £5 for the first poem, £4 for the second and £3.50 for the third and each subsequent poem. Magma magazine subscribers benefit from reduced fees, £4 for the first poem, £3 for the second, and £2.50 for the third and each subsequent poem.
    Contact: For further information and entry see website:
    http://magmapoetry.com/competition/

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  • Poemhunter Moderator (12/22/2014 9:33:00 AM) Post reply

    Guernsey Poetry Prize 2014

    Closing Date: 31st December 2014

    Details:
    Judge: Andrew Motion. Maximum line length: 14 lines. Prizes: Open Category: 1st prize £600,2nd place £400,3rd place £200.33 poems will be chosen for exhibit in the island's buses for up to one year,12 of these form a second moveable display. See website for further information.
    Entry Fee: £4 per poem or 3 poems for £10, Young People's Poetry: entries FREE
    Contact: Entries can be sent to: poetry@cwgsy.net. Post to: Poems on the Move 2014 Guernsey Literary Festival, P.O. Box 174, St Peter Port, Guernsey GY1 3LG, Channel Islands. UK Entry forms at: www.guernseyliteraryfestival.com

  • Poemhunter Moderator (12/22/2014 9:32:00 AM) Post reply

    Flash 500 Humour Verse Competition

    Closing Date: 31st December 2014

    Details:
    Line Length: Up to 32 lines. Prizes will be awarded as follows: First: £150, Second: £100, Third: £50. The results will be announced within six weeks of the closing date and the three winning entries will be published on the website.
    Entry Fee: £3 for the first poem, then £2.50 for each poem thereafter
    Contact: http://www.flash500.com/index_files/humourverse.html

  • Poemhunter Moderator (12/22/2014 9:32:00 AM) Post reply

    The Poetry Box Halloween Poetry Annual Award 2014

    Closing Date: 31-Dec-14

    Details:
    Halloween-Themed Annual Poetry Award. Prizes: First Prize Winner will receive an elegant and engraved Glass Trophy, a decorative 'First Prize Winner Award' Certificate for framing, publication in a 2015 Edition of 'The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry Magazine' - plus - publication on The Poetry Box website, on a specially created 'Winners' page. The 2nd and 3rd Prize Winners will receive £100.00 and £50.00 respectively - plus - beautiful and decorative 'Second Prize' and 'Third Prize' Award-Winning Certificates for framing - and publication as per the First Prize Winner above. There will also be a number of 'Judge's Special Commendation Awards' and 'Highly Commended Awards' awarded for outstanding poems entered for this year's Annual Award - and these Award-Winners will receive beautiful and decorative Award-Winning Certificates - and - publication as per the Prize-Winners above.

    Entry Fee: £6 for 1 poem, £15 for 3 poems, £20 for 4 poems
    Contact: Entry Forms and Submission Rules may be downloaded from The Poetry Box website: www.ThePoetryBox.co.uk. To Request An Entry Form via Post - Please email your postal address to: FairytaleRhymes@aol.com. Poem Entries may be sent via Email to: FairytaleRhymes@aol.com - OR - via Post - together with the completed Entry Form (or the same details may be typed on a separate sheet of A4 paper and submitted with poem entries) .

  • Poemhunter Moderator (12/19/2014 9:07:00 AM) Post reply

    Ballymaloe International Poetry Prize

    Closing date: 31st December,2014.
    Prizes: €10,000, plus 3 runner-up prizes of €1,000. The winning poems will appear in the spring 2015 issue of The Moth and the winners will be invited to read at a special event in Dublin in March 2015.
    Entry fee: €12 per poem
    Judge: Michael Symmons Roberts

    Email: enquiries@themothmagazine.com
    Website: themothmagazine.com

  • Poemhunter Moderator (12/19/2014 9:07:00 AM) Post reply

    Flash 500 Humour Verse Competition

    Closing date: 31st December,2014
    Prizes: £150, £100, £50
    Entry fee: £3 for one poem, £2.50 per poem thereafter
    Open theme, humour verse up to 32 lines.

    More details on flash500.com/

  • Poemhunter Moderator (12/19/2014 9:06:00 AM) Post reply

    Dream Quest One Poetry Contest

    Closing date: 31st December 2014
    Prizes: First Prize(USD) : $250,2nd: $125,3rd: $50.
    Entry fee: $5(USD) per poem submitted. Mail entries/fees along with title(s) of poem(s) , name, address, phone#, and brief bio (tell us a little about yourself) , on the coversheet to: Dream Quest One Poetry Contest, P.O. Box 3141, Chicago Illinois 60654.
    Open to anyone who loves expressing thoughts and feeling into the beautiful literary art of poetry! Write a poem,30 lines or fewer, on any subject or theme, typed or neatly hand printed. Multiple and simultaneous contest entries are accepted. You may enter either online or via postal mail. And don't forget to bring your dreams with you... All contest winners will be announced and published online,25th February 2015.

    Visit dreamquestone.com for details on how to enter!

  • Poemhunter Moderator (12/19/2014 9:06:00 AM) Post reply

    SaveAs International Open Creative Writing Competition

    Closing date: 31st December 2014.
    Prizes: First- £100, Second- £50, Third - £30 plus trophies.
    Entry fee: £3 for one entry, £8 for three.
    Any theme. Open to international entries. Poems maximum 50 lines and short stories maximum 3000 words.

    Email: luigimarchini@hotmail.com
    Website: saveaswriters.co.uk

  • Poemhunter Moderator (12/19/2014 9:05:00 AM) Post reply

    Sentinel Annual Poetry Competition 2014

    Closing Date: 21 December,2014.
    Prizes: £700 (1st) , £350 (2nd) , £175 (3rd) , £55 x 5 (High Commendation) .
    Fees: £5 per poem (You may enter as many poems as you wish) .
    Details: For original, previously unpublished poems in English language, in any style, on any subject, up to 60 lines long.
    Eligibility: Poets of all nationalities living in any part of the world may enter this competition.
    Judge: Roger Elkin.

    Send Cheques/Postal Orders in GB Pound Sterling only, payable to SENTINEL POETRY MOVEMENT to: Unit 136,113 - 115 George Lane, South Woodford, London E18 1AB
    E-mail: competitions@sentinelpoetry.org.uk
    Enter online or download Entry Form for postal entries at sentinelpoetry.org.uk/

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