Feb 19, 2019

Takahe Poetry Competition

  • Crimson Education
  • NZ
Specialist Essay Editing Competition Skill Building Other


The Takahē Monica Taylor Poetry Prize is awarded by the Takahē magazine annually to a poet who has produced original, captivating work.

The judge for the 2018 Prize, James Norcliffe, remarked on the quality of submissions that surprised, delighted, and moved him, and entrants can enjoy being a part of a competition involving nearly 300 entries of quality work. The winning poet will also be rewarded with publication in the takahē magazine.

For further information visit the official website here

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range




Anyone can enter

Participation Cost


Entry Fee

Minimum Technical Skill Needed


Poetry writing at competition level required.

Time Commitment


Poetry submission

Application Deadline

To be announced for 2020

Application Process Includes

To be announced for 2020