Feb 19, 2019

The Gregory O'Donoghue International Poetry Competition

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The Gregory O'Donoghue International Poetry Competition is open to poets of any age and provides a platform for expression on any subject in any style. Original, unpublished work in the English language can be submitted by writers of any nationality, living anywhere in the world to be judged anonymously for prizes and publication in the Southword Journal. First Prize, in addition to a 1,000 Euro cash award, also includes a week's residency at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre and paid travel expenses and 4 nights accommodation in Cork city during the Cork International Poetry Festival (March 19-23, 2019).

This a poetry competition with a wide scope and a large volume of entries in which passionate poets can enjoy exposure to an international platform.

For further information visit the official website at https://munsterlit.ie/Gregory%20ODonoghue%20International%20Poetry%20Competition.html

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range




Anyone can submit

Participation Cost


Poetry submission fee

Minimum Technical Skill Needed


Poetry writing skills at a competitive level are required.

Time Commitment


Poetry submission

Application Deadline

30 November, 2018

Application Process Includes

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