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Walrus Poetry Prize


  [The Walrus]

Suite 101, 19 Duncan Street

Toronto ON M5H 3H1




The Walrus Foundation is delighted to announce the fourth annual $4,000 Walrus Poetry Prize and $1,000 Readers’ Choice Award, generously supported by the Hal Jackman Foundation. Celebrated Canadian poet Sue Sinclair will choose this year’s winner from a short list compiled by The Walrus magazine’s new poetry editor, Damian Rogers.


  • Submission Instructions/Form

  • Cost to Enter: $25

  • Submission Deadline: Jun 30, 2017

  • First Prize: $4,000

  • Second Prize: $1,000 (People's Choice Winner)

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