Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Newcastle Poetry Prize 2011 – ENTRIES NOW OPEN
The Newcastle Poetry Prize (NPP) is turning 30. To celebrate, they have increased the prize money to over $20,000, thanks to generous sponsorship from the University of Newcastle.
First prize: $12,000
Second Prize: $5000
Third Prize: $1000
Local Award: $500
Harri Jones Memorial Prize: $250
(For best poem in the anthology by a poet under the age of 36)
+ anthology payments
The closing date for entries is Friday 10th June 2011.
The theme is open. For a poem or suite of poems up to 200 lines.
For more info and entry forms, see http://newcastlepoetryprize.com