Deadline for Open International and International Health Professional Awards: 14th February, 2019.
Deadline for International Young Poet Award: 1st March, 2019.
Who may enter
The Hippocrates Awards are in three categories:
• The Open Category, which anyone in the world may enter.
• The Health Professional Category, open to health professionals (health service staff or students, clinicians or academics) from anywhere in the world.
• The Young Poets Category, open to poets from anywhere in the world aged 14 to 18 years.
The Hippocrates Prize for Poetry and Medicine is an annual international award for an unpublished poem on a medical subject.
Poems must be in English, no more than 50 lines in length and not have previously been published in any form.
Poems should be entered online.
Open Category and Health Professional Category: £7 per entry.
Young Poets Category: £2 per entry.
The total value of the prizes is is £ 6,000.
Please visit http://hippocrates-poetry.org/2019-hippocrates-prize-for/index.html to learn more about the competition.