Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital Poetry Day Competition

Deadline: 14 Apr 2020

Celebrate Poetry Day Ireland with the Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital.

This free poetry competition for children and adults invites you to submit poems on the themes of 'time' or 'the body'.


Junior: ages 8 - 12
Teens: 13 - 17
Adults: 18+ 

Judges include poets Nuala Watt and Orla Grant-Donoghue

Submission Guidelines

• Please submit your entry by email to 

• Attach your poem as a single Word document (or equivalent).

• Or by post to: Poetry Day Ireland Competition Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital Adelaide Road Dublin 2

• Be sure to include entrant details (Name, contact number, age/category) with each entry.