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2020 Poetry d’Amour Love Poetry Contest

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Submissions are sought for original, unpublished love poems.

Poems must be less than 40 lines in length and suit the theme of “love.”

Entry fee:  $10 per entry, or $20 for 2 entries, $25 for 3 entries and $30 for 4 entries. Poets qualified to enter under the Youth Incentive Award can do so without charge but will be restricted to one poem. If you wish to enter more than one poem, regular fees apply for each subsequent poem.

Prizes

  • First Prize: $500 cash prize and the opportunity to perform the winning entry at the launch of the Poetry d’Amour 2020 anthology.
  • Runner Up: $200 cash prize and the opportunity to perform the winning entry at the launch of the Poetry d’Amour 2020 anthology.
  • 2 x Highly Commended Certificates
  • 2 x Commended Certificates
  • Youth Incentive Award: $100 cash prize and the opportunity to perform the winning entry at the launch of the Poetry d’Amour 2020 anthology.

Closing date: Friday 1 May 2020.

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