Act One World Poetry Competition

Deadline: 24 Sep 2021

One World Festival is inviting students aged 12-18 to get involved with the Festival this year by submitting poems on the theme of ‘Act One World’!

The poem should be inspired by activism, the positive efforts we all can, or should, be making to come together for a more just, peaceful and sustainable world.

The winning entry will receive a £100 book voucher and have the opportunity to record a reading of their poem which will be shown as part of this year’s Festival programme.

Two runners up will receive a £25 book voucher.

All poems must be submitted by 12 noon on 24 September by email to

Note you must have parental permission to enter, please see the form for more details.

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