The 2020 Newcastle Poetry Competition is open until March 3, 2020.
The Adult Competition is open to anyone aged 18 or over from anywhere in the world. Note that the Young People’s Poetry Prize is for poets, aged 11-17 who are resident in the UK.
The prizes in the adult competition are: £1,000, £500, £250. First prize also includes a week-long residency in the Contemporary Poetry Archives at Newcastle University. There are five highly commended prizes of £25.
Entry fee: £6 for the first poem, and £4 per poem thereafter. Judge: Colette Bryce