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Women's Poetry Competition 2021

  1st Prize:
£2,000
  Deadline:
6 December 2021
  Judge:
Pascale Petit
£10.00
Description

Our competition is open to unpublished poems of any length. Your £10 entry fee allows you to submit up to three poems.

Prizes

1st: £2,000; 2nd: £500; 3rd: £250

Unpublished Poetry Prize for the best poem by a previously unpublished poet: £250.

The four winners, plus sixteen additional finalists will have their poems published in the March issue of Mslexia.

Results

The deadline for all entries is 23.59GMT, 6 December 2021.

The winner and finalists will be announced on 1 March 2022. 

How to Enter

Add the entry fee to your basket and proceed through the checkout. Once the order is completed you'll be taken to an on-screen confirmation page. Click the 'Enter Now' button (you may need to scroll down on the page to see this) and you'll be taken to the entry form. To submit at a later date, please create a Mslexia account (or login to your Mslexia account) before or during the checkout process.



Visit our Entry Instructions for a more comprehensive guide on how to enter, and be sure to read our Rules before submitting.

Frequently Asked Questions

Have a question about formatting, eligibility, or anything else?

Please see our Entry Instructions. Be sure to read the rules before entering. For any further information, call us on 0191 204 8860 or email competitions@mslexia.co.uk