Closing Date: 17-Mar-14
The annual Straid Collection Awards are open for submission of full collections of poetry. Poets are invited to submit between forty and sixty pages of poetry, with no more than forty lines per page, excluding title and stanza breaks.
Prize: The award is given to one poet each year and is intended for poets who have a complete new collection. The winning poet will be offered a launch reading at the 2014 Derwent Poetry Festival and a further launch reading in our Keats House events programme.
Entry Fee: £22.00 for each submission and £25.00 for each Online Submission
PREVIOUS STRAID AWARD COLLECTIONS
The Waiting Hillside by Martin Malone
Rumpelstiltskin’s Price by Susanne Ehrhardt
Not Saying Goodbye at Gate 21 by Kathleen Jones
Cry Wolf by Cristina Newton
On the Kiso Road by Jo Haslam
The Invention of Fireworks by Beatrice Garland