Poetry London 2019 Competition


1st May 2019

Online entry will be available via website www.poetrylondon.co.uk from 1 February 2019.

Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.

The contest is organized by Poetry London magazine.

Entries must be in English, your own work, and not a translation of another poet. Entries must not have been previously published or self-published, in print or online, or have won a prize in another competition.

The maximum length is 80 lines.

This year’s judge is Sasha Dugdale.

Entry fees
For Poetry London subscribers the entry fee is £3 per poem; for non-subscribers £7. 

• 1st prize: £5,000
• 2nd prize: £2,000
• 3rd prize: £1,000
• four commendations: £500

Please visit http://poetrylondon.co.uk/competition/ to learn more about the competition.