This prize is open to anyone over the age of 18 as long as the poem is the original work of the author submitting it. Entries must not have been previously published in any media, self-published, broadcast, and/or won any competition.
The winner will be announced and the prize awarded at North West Words Event in Cafe Davitt, Letterkenny, on Thursday, 25th April 2019. The winning poet will be notified in advance of the prize-giving event. The winner and shortlisted poets will be invited to read their poem at this North West Words event.