The Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2019 comes from the Poetry Society.
Free to enter.
Open to writers between the ages of 11 and 17. Submit poems of any length, in English.
Deadline: July 31, 2019.
Judges: Raymond Antrobus and Jackie Kay
The winners will be invited to attend a week-long residential writing course at an Arvon Centre, or they will receive mentoring. The top 15 poems will be published in a print anthology and 85 commended poets will be published in an online anthology.