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Sat 30th

Grey Hen Press Poetry Competition
(for women over 60 by end of June 2016)

Prizes: 1st 100;    2nd 50;    3rd 25
& winning poems will be posted on the Grey Hen Press website

Entry:  1 poem 3; 4 poems 10.

Download entry from from Grey Hen Press website:

Maggie Butt &
Anne Stewart

Sat 30th

Poetry on the Lake (Italy)

Prizes: Overall Winner - Silver Wyvern Award + 500 euros
               Open - 200 euros;  Formal & Short - 100 euros each

Theme of 'Star' - make of it what you will!
Max 40 lines in Open & Formal categories; max 10 lines in Short category.

Entry: UK 8 for one poem; 2 or more 6 each
              ROW 12 euros for one poem, 2 or more 10 euros each

More at Poetry on the Lake website: http://www.poetryonthelake.org

Christopher North

Anne Stewart

Kevin Bailey

Sat 30th

Ware Poets Open Poetry Competition

Prizes: 1st 600; 2nd 300; 3rd 150, + Ware Sonnet Prize 150

Entry: 4 per poem, 12 for 4 poems, and 3 thereafter  

Download entry form here: Ware Poets Open Poetry Competition

Philip Gross

Sat 30th

Ver Poets Open Competition

Prizes: 1st 600; 2nd 300; 3rd 100.
Winning & selected poems published in the competition anthology

Entry: 4 per poem, 10 for 3 poems, and 2 thereafter

Download entry form here: www.verpoets.org.uk

Andrew McMillan

Tue 31st

The Frogmore Poetry Prize (30th year!)

Prizes: 1st 250 guineas + 2 year subscription to The Frogmore Papers
1st runnerup: 75 guineas + 1 year subscription...
2nd runner-up: 50 guineas + 1 year subscription...
shortlisted poets will receive copies of selected Frogmore Press publications;
shortlisted poems will appear in Iss 88... s (Sept 2016)

Entry 3 per poem.

Download entry form here.                    Visit Frogmore Press website

Catherine Smith (will read all entries)

Thu 30th

Poetry Space

Top Prize of 250; publication in Prize Winners anthology

Entry 5.

More here at Poetry Space website


Myra Schneider



Frogmore Poetry Prize 2015 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2014 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2013 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2012 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2011 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2010 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2009 (pdf)
Frogmore Poetry Prize 2008 (pdf)

Poetry on the Lake, 2006 (later results on Poetry on the Lake website)

Second Light, 2008 to 2015

Swale Life Poetry Competition, Jan 2012
Swale Life Poetry Competition, Apr 2012 

Torriano, 2008/9 (pdf)

Ver Poets Open Poetry Competition 2015 (pdf)

Virginia Warbey Poetry Prize 2011 (pdf)
Virginia Warbey Poetry Prize 2010 (pdf)
Virginia Warbey Poetry Prize 2009 (pdf)
Virginia Warbey Poetry Prize 2008 (pdf)
Virginia Warbey Poetry Prize 2007 (pdf)
Virginia Warbey Poetry Prize 2006 (pdf)

Ware Poetry Competition 2015 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2014 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2013 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2012 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2011 (pdf)
Ware Poetry Competition 2010 (pdf)


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