SciPo 2019 Under 18s Competition Rules

Competition Rules
  • Prizes: 1st £100, 2nd £50, 3rd £25, plus invitation to read at SciPo 2019 on 8 June 2019.
  • The closing date is midnight on 5 April 2019.
  • One poem per person, on the broad subject of ‘Eating Plants’.
  • The poem should be no more than 30 lines.
  • Supply poem as Word doc or doc.x
  • Entrants must be aged 11–18 years.
  • Entries are judged anonymously. The name of the poet must not appear on the manuscript.
  • Entrants must provide their contact details and title of poem on the entry form.
  • Entrants' parent/guardian must complete section 2 of the entry form, giving their permission for the winning poems to be published in a podcast.
  • Each poem must be the original work of the author, and must not have been previously published or broadcast.
  • Winners and their parent/guardian will be notified by 22nd April 2019.
  • The copyright of each poem remains with the author. Authors of the winning poems will grant The Poet’s House at St Hilda’s permission to publish or broadcast the winning poems for a period of one year from 22nd April 2019.