The competition is open to anyone aged 11-17.Your poems can be on any theme and any length. Poems must be written in English.The competition is free to enter.The top 15 winners will have their poems printed in the winners’ print anthology, 25,000 copies of which are distributed to school, libraries and poetry enthusiasts.
The competition is open to poets of any nationality writing in English.You may submit up to four poems per entry.The $25 USD entry fee is a one-year subscription to Rattle magazine.The overall winner will receive a cash prize of $15,000 USD. Ten finalists will each receive $500 USD, and be eligible for the $5,000 USD Reader's Choice Award.
The competition is open to anyone.The length of each poem must not exceed 40 lines.Entry fees (Adults): £5.75 for the first poem, £3.50 for each subsequent poem.• First Prize: £1,000• Second Prize: £500• Third Prize: £250Young People winners receive smaller cash prizes. Child winners receive book tokens.
The contest is open to writers of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry who have yet to publish or self-publish a book.The entry fee is $24. The fee includes a 1-year subscription to Ploughshares.The winning story, essay, and poems will be published in the Winter 2020-21 issue of Ploughshares.Each winning author will receive $2,000.