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The University of Canberra Vice Chancellor's International Poetry Prize now open!

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Now in its third year, the The University of Canberra Vice-Chancellor's International Poetry Prize celebrates the enduring significance of poetry to cultures everywhere in the world. It marks the University of Canberra’s commitment to creativity and imagination. On behalf of the University, this is administered by the International Poetry Studies Institute (IPSI), part of the Centre for Creative and Cultural Research in the Faculty of Arts and Design.

Some important details about the prize is as follows:

  • The winner will receive AUD$15,000.
  • The runner-up (second-placed poem) will receive AUD$5,000.
  • All poems entered for the prize must be single poems that have a maximum length of 50 lines.
  • Each entry of a poem costs AUD$20. There are discounts for students.

Entries may be submitted until 30 June 2016.

For complete guidelines, please visit the website.

Website:
http://www.canberra.edu.au/about-uc/competitions-and-awards/vcpoetryprize

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