Strokestown International Poetry Prize 2020


Tuesday, 24 September 2019

6 December 2019

Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.

About the competition
The Strokestown International Poetry Festival is accepting submissions for the 2020 Strokestown International Poetry Prize.

You may submit poems written in English. Poems must not have been previously published, self-published or published on a website or broadcast.

Poems must not exceed 70 lines.

The competition will be judged by Enda Wyley and John F. Deane.

Entry fee 
€6 per poem

• 1st prize: €2,000
• 2nd prize: €700 
• 3rd prize: €500

The 10 shortlisted poems will be published in the Strokestown Anthology 2020.

Competition website
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