|The $10,000 Peter Porter Poetry Prize is now open|
|Judged by Sarah Holland-Batt, Jaya Savige and Anders Villani|
|First Prize: AU$6,000Four other shortlisted poets: AU$1,000 eachClosing date: Midnight, 4 October 2021 |
Australian Book Review welcomes entries in the eighteenth Peter Porter Poetry Prize, one of Australia’s most lucrative and respected awards for poetry. Entries must be an original single-authored poem of not more than 70 lines written in English.
The Porter Prize is worth a total of AU$10,000. It honours the life and work of the great Australian poet Peter Porter (1929–2010), an esteemed contributor to ABR for many years.
The five shortlisted poems will be published in the January–February 2022 issue and the winner will be announced at a ceremony in January.
|Click here to enter the 2022 Porter Prize|
|Entry costs |
Entry costs AU$15 for current ABR subscribers or AU$25 for non-subscribers*. Entrants who are not current ABR subscribers can choose to subscribe when submitting their poem for the special combined rates listed below:
Entry + ABR digital one-year subscription – $80Entry + Print one-year subscription (Australia) – $100Entry + Print one-year subscription (NZ and Asia) – $190Entry + Print one-year subscription (Rest of World) – $210
*Non-subscribers will receive digital access to ABR free of charge for four months from entry.
|Terms and Conditions / FAQs|
Before entering the Porter Prize, all entrants must read the Terms and Conditions. Before contacting us with a question, please read our Frequently Asked Questions. Click here for more information about past winners.
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