Friday, 28 November 2014
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Peter Porter Poetry Prize
Australian Book Review welcomes entries in the eleventh Peter Porter Poetry Prize, which is now worth a total of AU$7,500. All poets writing in English are eligible, regardless of where they live.
The Porter Prize is one of Australia’s most lucrative and respected awards for poetry. It honours the life and work of the great Australian poet Peter Porter (1929–2010), an honoured contributor to ABR for many years.
Poems must not exceed 75 lines and must be written in English.
Deadline for entries is 15 December 2014
First Prize: $5000
Shortlisted Poets: $500
Online entry is recommended, but posted entries will be accepted. Before entering the Porter Prize, all poets must read the Terms and Conditions.
Click here to enter online.
Click here to download a PDF entry form and enter by post.
Please read our Frequently Asked Questions page before contacting us with queries about the Porter Prize.
Click here for more information about past winners.
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