Deadline 31st October


The National Poetry
Competition 2018

The National Poetry Competition, 2018

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The competition is for previously unpublished poems of up to 40 lines in length.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

Deadline: 31 October 2018


Kei Miller ; Kim Moore ; Mark Waldron

Entry details can be found on the Poetry Society website: