220105_141849672552188_251755_oPoetry Foundation Ghana announces its inaugural (2013) GHANA POETRY PRIZE. This will be an award of $ 1,000. This is built on the hugely successful 2012 Online Competition which was done under the name Ghana Poetry Awards.

The aim of this prize is to support younger emerging poets. The Prize is sponsored by Poetry Foundation Ghana and we hope to increase our Prize when we have enough funds from other sources. People with interest in poetry are invited to help in this direction and we will be grateful for your sponsorship.

This contest is open to anyone, anywhere in the world. The submission (MAXIMUM OF TWO(2) POEMS) must not be more than 30 lines long. IT IS FREE TO ENTER. The deadline is June 30, 2013

Please post your submissions to the address with the subject Poetry Prize

Judges for this competition will be released in due time.

NOTE: Poem must be original and never submitted anywhere.

For more information Contact Poetry Foundation Ghana on our website

Through Email:

Categories: Call for papers, presentations, submissions and applications, Prizes

2 replies

  1. It is quite unfortunate that ɪ̣̝̇ missed this competiton. ɪ̣̝̇ would like to know wen the next competiton would likely take place.


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