13 February 2020
1 May 2020
Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.
The contest is organised by Poetry London magazine.
Entries must be in English, your own work, and not a translation of another poet. Entries must not have been previously published or self-published, in print or online, or have won a prize in another competition.
The maximum length is 80 lines.
This year’s judge is Ilya Kaminsky.
For Poetry London subscribers the entry fee is £4 per poem; for non-subscribers it is £8.
• 1st prize: £5,000
• 2nd prize: £2,000
• 3rd prize: £1,000
For further information visit https://poetrylondon.co.uk/competition/