Opportunities

Winchester Poetry Prize 2022

13th April 2022

  • FIRST PRIZE: £1000
  • SECOND PRIZE: £500
  • THIRD PRIZE: £250
  • There is also a prize for the best poem by a Hampshire-based poet.

In addition to receiving cash prizes longlisted poets will be invited to read at a special prize-giving event in October 2020. Winning and commended poems will also be published in a competition anthology.

The competition is open to all entries of original, previously unpublished work.

There is a Pay-it-Forward scheme to support poets on low incomes.

Closing date: 31st July 2022