The National Poetry Competition

The Poetry Society’s annual National Poetry Competition is for previously unpublished single poems of up to 40 lines in length. The closing date for entries is 31 October 2016.

Ten Prizes
First Prize: £5000
Second Prize: £2000
Third Prize: £1000
Seven commendations: £200

Judges
Moniza Alvi • Gerry Cambridge
• Jack Underwood