"supports creatively ambitious practitioners – poets who are making or are capable of making a significant contribution to the UK poetry landscape. It is open to all women poets, emerging or established, who are resident in the UK/Northern Ireland and aged 18 and up."
Open:
No
Response time:
2 months after close
Payment:
£1000
Simultaneous submissions:
No
Previously published:
Yes
Submission fee:
Free

Important stuff

Poems previously published in magazines/journals, either in print or online, will be accepted, but please indicate clearly if your poem has been previously published in one of these formats.
Three winners will receive: £1000 cash prize each, one-to-one and group resilience coaching with Shamshad Khan, one-to-one mentoring via The Literary Consultancy’s Chapter and Verse scheme, introduction to film-poetry and digital practices with Bath Spa University, performance coaching with national spoken word charity Apples & Snakes, introduction to poetry festivals and presses with Verve Press, craft workshops with the Poetry School, history of UK Poetry workshop in-house with Faber & Faber, bookbinding workshop with CityLit.
Open to all women poets, emerging or established, who are resident in the UK/Northern Ireland and aged 18 and up.

Genres

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Poetry

Max lines: 40Max pieces: 33 pages max
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Video

Max pieces: 1Up to 3 minutes in length containing no more than three poems.
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Audio

Max pieces: 1Up to 3 minutes in length containing no more than three poems.