Submit poems up to 50 lines in length.
Categories: Youth KSP Poetry Awards (10 to 17 years); Open KSP Poetry Awards (18 years plus); Annette Cameron Encouragement Award (for current West Australian residents over the age of 18 who have never published a full collection of poetry either in print or online).
Entry fees: Youth (Free, limit of one poem per entrant); Adult and Annette Cameron ($10 per poem, no limit on entries).
- First place $300 prize for open plus weekend residency at the KSP Writers’ Centre (non-transferable, $300 value) and $100 first place prize for youth
- Annette Cameron Award for an Unpublished WA Poet: $150
- Second place certificates with $150 prize for open and $50 for youth
- Up to five commended certificates for both open and youth
- Mundaring National Young Writers encouragement award for under 14s with $25 prize
- Select entrants invited to read their story at KSP’s End of Year Awards Ceremony.
Closing date: Thursday 30 September 2021.
For more information, please visit the KSP Writers’ Centre website.