The National Poetry Competition
The National Poetry Competition 2020 is now closed.
Thanks for entering. If you have any queries, please email [email protected]
The 2020 National Poetry Competition is one of the world’s most prestigous prizes for an unpublished poem of up to 40 lines, open to anyone 18 or over.
First Prize: £5000
Second Prize: £2000
Third Prize: £1000
Deadline: 31 October 2020
Neil Astley • Jonathan Edwards
• Karen McCarthy Woolf
2020 competition artwork by Arna Miller