POETRY CASH PRIZE | CBC ARTS

The 2019 CBC Poetry Prize is now open for submissions.

Canadian poets can submit an original, unpublished poem or collection of poems until May 31, 2019.

You can submit work up to 600 words in length. There is no minimum word requirement.

The winner will receive $6,000 from the Canada Council for the Arts, will have the opportunity to attend a two-week writing residency at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity and will have their work published on CBC Books.

Four finalists will each receive $1,000 from the Canada Council for the Arts and have their work published on CBC Books.

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The entry fee is $25, which covers the costs of administering the prize.

DEADLINE: May 31 at 11:59 p.m

Apply here.