Friday, 8 May 2015
The Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award for a first unpublished collection of poems in English is open to poets, born in the island of Ireland, or of Irish nationality, or long term resident in Ireland.
Manuscripts accepted for publication shall be eligible ONLY if the resulting collection of poems is NOT published before the judges’ decision is announced.
The award is now in its 45th year.
Deadline Friday 24th July 2015
The adjudicator is Brian Lynch - I think they should change. He's been judging this for years.
The entry fee is €25/£25
The winner of this year’s award will receive €1,000.
Rules and entry form from the Patrick Kavanagh Centre, Inniskeen:
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org www.patrickkavanaghcountry.com