NCLA Water Poetry Competition

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Posted: 10 November 2011

The Newcastle Centre for the Literary Arts has announced its Water Poetry Competition, in association with the Newcastle University Societal Challenge programme on sustainability and Northumbrian Water. 



Main Category (£5 entry fee for up to three poems):

1st Prize: £500
2nd Prize: £200
3rd prize: £100


North East Young Adult Category (free entry for up to three poems):

1st prize: £250
Five runners up will each receive £50


Judges: John Burnside and W N Herbert

Deadline: 13th January 2012

We want you to think about water in all its aspects and submit poems to us which use it as a theme. For further details or if you're looking for some inspiration then visit our website to download our free prompts sheet.

Source: The Newcastle Centre for the Literary Arts

Categories: Poetry Prizes

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