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Café Writers Open Poetry Competition 2019

     Category:  Poetry
     Deadline:  December 1, 2019  (expired!)
     View/print as PDF:  A4 size - A5 size
     Contest's Website:  [link]
    Café Writers Open Poetry Competition 2019

    Organised by the Café Writers, and judged by Zaffar Kunial, this Open Poetry Competition is now open for entries for its 2019 edition.

    Entries must be your own original work and in English. Maximum of 40 lines (excluding title) on one side of A4.

    Entries must be entirely the work of the entrant and must never have been published, self-published, published on any website or broadcast.

    Worldwide copyright of each entry remains with the author, but Café Writers will have the unrestricted right to publish the winning poems on its website and in press releases publicising the competition.

    Entry fee starts at 4 GBP (approx. 5 USD) for one poem or 10 GBP for 3 poems.


    Open to anyone worldwide.


    • 1st Prize: 1,000 GBP (approx. 1,230 USD)
    • 2nd Prize: 300 GBP
    • 3rd Prize: 200 GBP
    • Five Commended Prizes of 50 GBP

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