Science Poetry Competition for under 18s

11th January 2019

St Hilda's College is hosting a Science Poetry competition as part of SciPo 2019. SciPo, a meeting of Science and Poetry led by our Emeritus Research Fellow Dr Sarah Watkinson, is now in its fourth year.

The competition is open to students aged between 11 and 18 years. Entrants are asked to write a poem on the subject of 'Eating Plants'. Winners will receive a cash prize - £100 (1st), £50 (2nd), £25 (3rd) - and an invitation to read their poem at SciPo, St Hilda's, on 8 June 2019.

The competition will be judged by poet, Carrie Etter. Please submit your entry, with the attached form, by midnight on 5 April 2019.    

Please see our full rules and conditions.