Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award is Open for Entries

09 May 2017
Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award is Open for Entries

Deadline: 31 July 2017

The Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award is the biggest award for writers aged 11-17. It welcomes poems on any theme and entry is completely FREE.

Since it began the Award has kick-started the career of some of today’s most exciting new voices. Past winners include Sarah Howe, Helen Mort and Caroline Bird.

Winners receive a fantastic range of prizes, from mentoring to a residential Arvon writing course, Poetry Society membership to books. The Poetry Society also continues to support winners’ development with performance, publication and internship opportunities.

Submission guidelines: Poetry Society

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