Tuesday, 18 March 2014
CBC Poetry Prize- Submit Your Poetry Now!
How to participate:
Submit your original, unpublished, poem or poetry collection. The entry must be between 400 and 600 words.
Competition opens: March 1, 2014. Deadline to submit: May 1, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. ET
All Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada can submit.
A fee of $25.00 (taxes included) for administration purposes is required for each entry.
THE PRIZE: The First Prize winner will receive $6,000, courtesy of the Canada Council for the Arts, and will have his/her story published in Air Canada’s enRoute magazine and on the Canada Writes website. He or she will also be awarded a two-week residency at The Banff Centre's Leighton Artists' Colony, and will be interviewed on CBC Radio.
The 4 runners-up will each receive $1,000, courtesy of the Canada Council for the Arts, and their stories will be published on the Canada Writes website.
To submit your poetry or for information about the contest, click here.