The Plough Prize 2021


Published: 27 January 2021

31st March 2021

Who may enter
The contest is open to anyone.

The Plough Poetry Prize is an international competition for a poem up to 40 lines on any subject. It is run by the Plough Arts Centre in Devon, England.

Poems must be the original work of the entrant, unpublished, and must not have won a prize in any other competition.

Entries must be in English.

This year's judge is Roger McGough.

Entry fee
£5 per poem

• 1st prize: £1,000 
• 2nd prize: £500 
• 3rd prize: £250 

Competition website
For further information visit the official competition website.