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Winchester Poetry Prize

Winchester Poetry Prize 2019 - celebrating the best in new writing.

  • 1st Prize: £1,000
  • 2nd Prize: £500
  • 3rd Prize: £250

​Judge: Helen Mort

In addition to receiving cash prizes winners will be invited to read at a special prize-giving event on Sat 12 Oct 2019. Winning and commended poems will also be published in a competition anthology.

​A prize is also available for the best poem written by a Hampshire-based poet.

Closing date
Wed 31 Jul 2019
Entry fee
£5 for first poem | £4 for each subsequent entry