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Prole Laureate Poetry Competition 2020

The Prole Laureate Poetry Competition for 2020 is now open for entries.

1 winner receives £200 and publication in Prole, issue 30. 2 x runners up receive £50 each and publication in Prole 30.

All entries will be anonymised and sent to judge, Jonathan Edwards. 

Winner and runners up will be announced in issue 30 of Prole and on our website.

The competition is, as ever, open regarding length, style and content. They are looking for poetry that epitomises the editorial values of Prole: to make writing engaging, accessible, challenging and entertaining. Quality is all.

All entries must be the original work of the writer and be unpublished.

Closing date
Fri 31 Jan 2020
Entry fee
£3 for one poem | £2 for subsequent entries.