The Fingal Poetry Prize, will be adjudicated by esteemed poet and writer Mary O’Donnell. The winner and short-listed poets will be invited to read during the inaugural Fingal Poetry Festival, which is due to take place over the weekend of 4-6 September 2020.
Should Covid-19 restrictions still be in place at that time, we are planning an alternative, online version. The show must go on!
Prize: 1st 500.00 euro, 2nd 300.00, 200.00 with five additional shortlisted/highly commended entrants receiving a reading of their poem at the festival and a reader’s fee of 100.00 euro. The Fingal Poetry Prize competition is kindly sponsored by DHL..
Rules are available through the link below. Deadline is 30 June 2020.