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Nandewar Poetry Competition

Date: Thu July 30 2020 12:00 am to Thu July 30 2020 11:59 pm

THE 18TH ANNUAL NANDEWAR POETRY COMPETITION

CONDUCTED BY NARRABRI & DISTRICT HISTORICAL SOCIETY INC.

SPONSORED BY NARRABRI SHIRE COUNCIL

FIRST PRIZE: $150 AND TROPHY
SECOND PRIZE: $100
THIRD PRIZE: $50

 

CONDITIONS

This competition is an OPEN event for ORIGINAL verse having good RHYME and METER.

Previously published poetry that has not won a first prize in any written competition up until we close will be accepted.

A4 size pages should be used keeping each entry separate, using one side of paper only.

Entries should be typed where possible.

Cover sheets should be used. Entrants name or other details must not appear on any of the poems.

Cheque or money orders for the total amount of entry fees should be made out to Narrabri & District Historical Society Inc. and must accompany all entries.

CLOSING DATE. Entries date stamped no later than July 30th the year of the competition will be accepted.

Copyright remains with the author. Poems will not be used in any anthology without the author’s permission. Poems will not be returned.

The winners will be announced at a function on the October long weekend of the same years. Venue to be announced.

If required entrants should supply a SSAE for results to be posted after the awards are presented.

The judge’s decision will be final and no further correspondence will be entered into.

As well as 1st; 2nd; and 3rd places there may be Highly Commended awards made according to the judge’s discretion.

 

ENTRY FEE: $5.00 PER POEM OR 3 POEMS FOR $10.00.

Extra poems can be listed on a separate cover sheet. Entry forms may be copied.

 

Download an entry form from: http://www.abpa.org.au/Files/event_2020_NandewarPoetryEntryForm.docx

 


 

More information: http://www.abpa.org.au/events.html

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