Prizewinning and commended poems will be published in a commemorative pamphlet and prizes awarded at a ceremony on Tuesday 13 October 2015. Eligibility: poems are invited from poets of any nationality, with or without a connection to the University or college.
Theme: Four Corners, based on the College motto ad quattuor cardines mundi (to the four corners of the earth), which will be interpreted broadly.
Up to six poems, in any form, each up to 40 lines
Deadline: Thursday 2 July
Awards: Prizes of £500 (open category) and £250 (St Cross category) will be awarded.
Prizewinning and commended poets will receive a copy of the prize pamphlet and their poems will appear on the College website.
Submission: Please submit by email to firstname.lastname@example.org Payment is via the online payment link
Fee of £5 for first poem, £3 for each subsequent poem.
Detailed competition rules can be viewed here.