The Francis Ledwidge International Poetry Award 2015 closes on the 5th of November 2015.

Submit poems of up to 40 lines. Max of six poems. Entry Fees: €4 per poem, 3 for €10, 6 for €20.

Prizes: First prize is a Ledwidge plaque and a cash prize. Second and third place winners will receive cash prizes and books. All finalists will receive merit certificates. The first three poems will be entered in the Forward Prize UK and the winner will be invited to read at the annual Francis Ledwidge Commemoration at the National War Memorial Gardens in July 2016.

For details on where to send your entry, visit their Facebook page.