The Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Prize: Final call for Submissions
The Kavanagh Centre is looking for submissions of poetry for the Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Prize, for a first unpublished
collection of poems in English by an Irish poet.
The award is open to poets, born in the island of Ireland, or of Irish nationality, or long term resident in Ireland. Manuscripts accepted for publication shall be eligible ONLY if the resulting collection of poems is NOT published before the judges’ decision is announced.
The collection of poems in English must be original and consist of 20 poems. Individual poems should not be more than 40 lines.
The winner will receive €1,000.
Submissions must be entered by 26 July – entry fee is €25. Please read the submission guidelines here.