The 2020 Newcastle Poetry Competition

Newcastle has kick-started a new opportunity for writers this year: it’s a poetry contest to be written in English for everyone aged 18 and over.

 

 

Grand Prize: £1,000.

* A week residency in the Contemporary Poetry Archives at Newcastle University.

 

 

2nd Prize: £500.

 

 

3rd Prize: £250.

 

 

Five presentable winners will also be selected for prizes of £25.

 

 

Entry Fee: £6 to submit first poem, £4 for extra.

 

 

Winners to be announced at Newcastle Poetry Festival 2020, May 13 – 16.

 

 

Judge: Colette Bryce.

 

 

For more information about this opportunity for writers, visit their website.

 

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