The University of Canberra Vice-Chancellor’s International Poetry Prize has been offered annually since 2014. The prize celebrates the enduring significance of poetry to cultures everywhere in the world, and its ongoing and often seminal importance to world literatures.
Word limit: All poems entered for the prize will be single poems that have a maximum length of 50 lines.
Entry fee: AUD$25 per poem, with discounts available for students.
Prizes: The winner will receive AUD$15,000; the runner-up (second-placed poem) will receive AUD$5,000. Four additional poems will be short-listed.
Closing date: 30 June 2019.
Further information can be found on the University of Canberra website. Please direct all enquiries to: email@example.com