The Gregory O’Donoghue International Poetry Competition


Friday, 14 June 2019

30 November 2019

Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.

The competition is organised by the Munster Literature Centre.

The competition is open to original, unpublished poems in the English language of 40 lines or less. The poem can be on any subject, in any style.

This year's Judge is Kim Addonizio.

Entry fees
€7 per poem or €30 for a batch of five.

• 1st Prize: €2000, a week's residency at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre, publication in Southword 
• 2nd Prize: €500 & publication in Southword
• 3rd Prize: €250 & publication in Southword

Competition website
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