Deadline 17th August


Resurgence Poetry
Prize 2017

Welcome to the Resurgence Poetry Prize 2017 with The Poetry School

The World's First Major Award for Ecopoetry

Competition Opens 1st June 2017 - Deadline 17th August 2017

The Resurgence Prize with The Poetry School is the world’s first major award for ecopoetry. With a first prize of £5,000 for the best single poem embracing ecological themes, the award ranks amongst the most prestigious of any English language single poem competition.

First Prize: £5000 plus residency at White House Farm, Great Glemham

Second Prize: £2000

Third Prize: £1000

All winners will also be invited to a special awards ceremony at the Poetry in Aldeburgh festival, November 3rd – 5th 2017, co-curated by The Poetry School.

Judges: Lavinia Greenlaw and Mina Gorji

Full prize details and how to submit online can be found at