McGill University

Montreal International Poetry Prize

June 1, 2020 - Check back on April 15th for Upcoming Deadline
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A prize of $20,000 CAD (approximately $14,500) and publication in the 2020 Global Poetry Anthology is given biennially for a poem. Yusef Komunyakaa will judge, and Jordan Abel, Kaveh Akbar, CAConrad, Wendy Cope, Susan Elmslie, Steven Heighton, John Leonard, Marilène Phipps, Sridala Swami, and Gillian Sze will serve as jurors. Using only the online submission system, submit a poem of up to 40 lines with a $20 CAD (approximately $15) entry fee by May 1, or with a $25 CAD (approximately $18) entry fee by June 1. Visit the website for complete guidelines.


McGill University, Montreal International Poetry Prize, Arts Building, Room 155, 853 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, QC H3A OG5, Canada. (514) 398-5196.