Gingko Prize for Ecopoetry

Ages:Undergraduate, Graduate, Educator, Professional

Type:Submission

Scope:International

Registration Closes
Oct 31, 2020 12:01am
Africa/Abidjan

The Ginkgo Prize for Ecopoetry is a major international award for poems embracing ecological themes.

The Prize aims to highlight the role poetry can play in raising awareness, gaining insight, and provoking concern for the ecological imperatives of our time.

Competitors must create an original poem that they have written themselves. Poems cannot have been previously published and printed or be entered for any other prize.

All entries are anonymized for judging, so please do not add your name to your poem. The online system will ensure that your name is kept secure. The judges are UK Poet Laureate, novelist and activist Simon Armitage and poet, critic and commissioning editor Jade Cuttle.
This competition has not yet listed it's awards.

Website: https://ginkgoprize.com/

Managing Organization: The National Association Areas of Oustanding Natural Beauty

Contact:

jaz@ginkgoprize.com

Entry Fee: $7

Eligibility:
Applicants must be aged 18 or<span class="widont"> </span>above. Although we’re based in the UK, the Ginkgo Prize is international – we welcome submissions from all over the<span class="widont"> </span>world.

Registration Closes
Oct 31, 2020 12:01am
Africa/Abidjan

Overview

The Ginkgo Prize for Ecopoetry is a major international award for poems embracing ecological themes.

The Prize aims to highlight the role poetry can play in raising awareness, gaining insight, and provoking concern for the ecological imperatives of our time.

Process

Competitors must create an original poem that they have written themselves. Poems cannot have been previously published and printed or be entered for any other prize.

Criteria

All entries are anonymized for judging, so please do not add your name to your poem. The online system will ensure that your name is kept secure. The judges are UK Poet Laureate, novelist and activist Simon Armitage and poet, critic and commissioning editor Jade Cuttle.

Awards

This competition has not yet listed it's awards.

Participate

Website: https://ginkgoprize.com/

Managing Organization: The National Association Areas of Oustanding Natural Beauty

Contact:

jaz@ginkgoprize.com

Entry Fee: 7

Eligibility:
Applicants must be aged 18 or<span class="widont"> </span>above. Although we’re based in the UK, the Ginkgo Prize is international – we welcome submissions from all over the<span class="widont"> </span>world.

Deadlines

Registration Closes
Oct 31, 2020 12:01am
Africa/Abidjan