- First prize of €300 for winning poem with a 2nd prize of €50 to be awarded. There will also be a special prize for a local entrant domiciled in Cavan or Meath.
- Each poem must not exceed 50 lines, and should be typed, single-spaced.
- Up to three poems may be submitted per entry. You may submit as many entries as you wish. Fee €5 per poem or 3 poems for €10
- The judges this year are Michael Farry and Mairead Donnellan.
- All shortlisted poems will be featured at a reading at Bailieborough Poetry Festival in October 2016, and authors will be invited to attend.
Tuesday, 9 August 2016
Baileborough Poetry Festival is on in October. The popular poetry competition is now open for submissions.
Deadline Wednesday 31st August 2016.
Other details on entry are on this link