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Welsh Poetry Competition


9 The Avenue

Pontypridd Wales CF37 4DF




The International Welsh Poetry Competition is an annual English language poetry award and the largest of its kind in Wales. The contest was founded in 2007 by Welsh poet and photographer Dave Lewis.


  • Submission Instructions/Form

  • View Past Winners

  • Cost to Enter: £6 per poem

  • Submission Deadline: Jun 05, 2022

  • First Prize: £500

  • Second Prize: £250

  • Third Prize: £100

  • Other: Winners, runners up and specially commended entries will be published in a future anthology.

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