The Brotherton Poetry Prize 2019 is open until March 4, 2019.
The poetry prize comes from the University of Leeds Poetry Centre. It is open to anyone in the world over the age of 18 who hasn’t yet published a full collection of poems.
The winner will receive £1,000 and the opportunity to develop their creative practice with the University of Leeds Poetry Centre. Four runners-up will each receive £200.
The five shortlisted poets will be published in an anthology by Carcanet Press, and all five will be invited to take part in a series of readings and events at the University of Leeds and other Yorkshire venues.
Entry fee: £10
Judges: Simon Armitage, Melvyn Bragg, Dr Vahni Capildeo, Malika Booker, Professor John Whale and Stella Butler.