The Waterford Poetry Prize is open to all writers currently living on the island of Ireland – no age limit and no entry fee.
First prize is €400 plus attendance at a designated writing course at the Molly Keane Writers Retreat, Ardmore in 2019. Second prize is €300, and third prize is €200. Prizes will be presented at the Waterford Writers Weekend 25 to 27 October during the Imagine Arts Festival in Waterford city.
The closing date for receipt of entries is noon on Monday 2 September.
The entry form and guidelines can be downloaded from www.waterfordcouncil.ie and www.waterfordarts.com or by contacting the Arts Office on 058/41416.