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Poetry Competitions

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All India Poetry Competition
Jointly sponsored by The British Council and The Poetry Society (India)
Contact:
The Poetry Society (India)
L-67A, Malviya Nagar
New Delhi - 110 017
India
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County of Cardiff International Poetry Competition
Poem on any theme upto 50 lines
Entry Fee and other details from:
PO Box 438, Cardiff CF1 6YA
England
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Dragonheart Press Poetry Competition
Winners will be published in the online journal 'Living Poets'
http://dougal.derby.ac.uk/lpoets
Contact:
Dragonheart Press
11, Menin Road, Allestree
Derby DE22 2NL
England
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Exeter Poetry Prize
Poems on any theme upto 45 lines. Winning poems to be published in Odyssey Press Anthology
Entry Fee and other details from:
Exeter & Devon Arts Centre
Brdninch Place, Gandy Street
Exeter EX4 3LS
England
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Huddersfield Poetry Festival Poetry Competition
For long poems or sequences of poems from 320 lines (8 pages) - 480 lines (12 pages)
For entry fee and other details, contact:
The World Hoard
46/47 Byram Arcade, Westgate
Huddersfield HD1 1ND
England
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James W. Hackett Haiku Award
Upto 5 haiku per entrant
For entry fee and other details, contact:
Hackett Award
27 Park Street, Westcliff-on-sea
Essex SS0 7PA
England
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London Writers Competition
Poems on any theme upto 50 lines
Contact:
Room 224A, The Town Hall
Wandsworth High Street
London SW18 2PU
England
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Manchester Poets Open Poetry Competition
Poems on any theme upto 100 lines
Contact:
122, Petersburg Road, Edgeley Park
Stockport SK3 9RB
England
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Martello Writers Autumn Open Poetry Competition
Poems on any theme upto 40 lines
Contact:
The Secretary
Martello Writers, 11 Barcombe Walk, Old Town
Eastbourne, East Sussex BN20 8HT
England
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Merton Young Poets Poetry Competition
Three categories: under 8, 8-12, 12-16
No Entry Fee
Contact:
52, Kingsley Road, Wimbledon
London SW19 8HF
England
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North Norfolk Open Poetry Competition
Winning and short-listed poems will be published in anthology
Contact:
Competition Secretary
Redfriars, 1 Norwich Road, Cromer
Norfolk NR27 0AZ
England
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Nova Poetica Open Poetry Competition
Poems upto 80 lines on a specified theme
Contact:
14, Pennington Oval
Lymington, Hants SO41 8BQ
England
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Peer Poetry International Competition
Poems on any theme upto 200 lines. Minimum entry 3 poems
For entry fee and other details, contact:
26/300 Arlington House, Bath Street
Bath BA1 1QN
England
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The Poetry Business Competition

For poetry collections of upto 24 pages (at 40 lines to a page)
Winners have pamphlet published
Contact:
Competition Administrator
The Poetry Business
The Studio
Byram Arcade, Westgate
Huddersfield HD1 1ND
England
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Poetry Life Open Poetry Competition
Poems on any subject upto 80 lines
Contact:
14, Pennington Oval, Lymington
Hants SO41 8BQ
England
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Poetry Society National Poetry Competition
For fee and other details, contact:
The Poetry Society
22 Betterton Street
London WC2H 9BU
England
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Staple Open Poetry Competition
Poems upto 40 lines
Contact:
Tor Cottage, 81 Cavendish Road, Matlock
Derbyshire DE4 3HD
England
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TLS/Poems on the Underground Poetry Competition
Poems of upto 15 lines on a specified theme
Prize winning poems to be displayed on the London Underground
For entry fee and other details, contact:
Poetry Competition, TLS
Admiral House, 66-68 East Smithfield
London E1 9XY
England
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Writers Bureau Poetry Competition
Poems on any theme upto 40 lines
Contact:
Sevendale House, 7 Dale Street
Manchester M1 1JB
England
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