Gregory O’Donoghue International Poetry Competition

Deadline: 30 Nov 2019

The competition is open to original, unpublished poems in the English language of 40 lines or fewer. The poem can be on any subject, in any style, by a writer of any nationality, living anywhere in the world. Unfortunately, translated work is not in the scope of this competition. Simultaneous submissions are accepted but please notify the competition immediately should your work be accepted elsewhere.

1st Prize
— €2,000
— Residency (one week) at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre
— Hotel accommodation & board at the Cork International Poetry Festival (March 2020)
— Publication in Southword 38

2nd Prize
— €500
— Publication in Southword 38

3rd Prize
— €250
— Publication in Southword 38

Ten runners-up
— €50
— Publication in Southword 38

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