Magma 2019/20 Poetry Competition

Description

September 4, 2019

Deadline
11th January 2020

Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.

Description
The competition is organized by the Magma Poetry magazine based in the UK.

Magma’s Poetry Competition has two contests, one for short poems of up to 10 lines, and one for poems of 11 to 50 lines. Poems of 11 to 50 lines will be judged by Caroline Bird for the Judge’s Prize. Poems of up to 10 lines will be entered for the Editors’ Prize and will be judged by a panel of Magma editors.

Poems may be on any subject, and must be in English and your own original work. They must not have been published, self-published or accepted for publication in print or online, broadcast, or have won or been placed in another competition at any time.

Entry fees
The entry fees are £5 for the first poem, £4 for the second and £3.50 for the third and each subsequent poem.

Prizes
• Editors' Prize
1st prize: £1,000
2nd prize: £300
3rd prize: £150

• Judge's Prize
1st prize: £1,000
2nd prize: £300
3rd prize: £150

Competition website
For further information visit https://magmapoetry.com/competition/