31st October 2018
Who may enter
The contest is open to anyone.
The competition is organized by the Plough Arts Centre.
There are two categories:
• Open Poetry Competition
• The Ronald Duncan Short Poem Competition
Maximum length, excluding title and any blank lines: Short Poem – 10 lines, Open Poem – 40 lines.
Poems must be the original work of the entrant, unpublished, and must not have won a prize in any other competition.
The competition will be judged by Pascale Petit.
£5 per poem
1st prize £1000 in each category
2nd prize £500 in each category
3rd prize £250 in each category