HOME
The Ontario Poetry Society
~ Contests ~

About TOPS

Executive

Branches

Members

Events

Contests

Projects

Newsletter

Members' Poetry

Awards

Ted Plantos Dedication

Bookstore

Sponsors

Links

Join

Contact


TOPS runs many contests throughout the year both for its members and
for poets at large. Check out the links below for the details of each contest.


For Poets at Large:

The Love Lies Bleeding - Closes April 30, 2022

The Ultra Short Poem Competition 2022 - Closes June 30, 2022

The Members' Only Postage Stamp Contest - Closes July 31, 2022

The Ghastly Gruesome Poetry Contest - Closes August 31, 2022

The Provoked-By-Places Contest - Closes November 30, 2022

Across The Universe Contest - Closes January 31, 2023

The $1000 Ellen S. Jaffe Humanist Award for Poetry - Closes on March 15, 2023

The World Around Us - Closes on March 31, 2023

The Spring Peepers Poetry Competition - Closes May 31, 2023

---------------- completed contests ----------------

The Spring Peepers Poetry Competition - 2022 - Winners

The World Around Us 2021 - Winners

The Ultra Short Poem Competition - 2021 - Winners

The Love-Lies-Bleeding Anthology Contest - 2021 - Winners

The Spring Peepers Poetry Competition - 2021 - Winners

Pandemic Poetry Contest, November 30, 2020 - Winners

The Ultra Short Poem Competition, June 30, 2020 - Winners

Dippity Doo Dah Poetry Chapbook Contest, March 31, 2020 - Winners

Rain on the Brain Contest, April 30, 2020 - Winners

The World Around Us - Sept. 30, 2019 - Winners

The Ultra Short Poem Competition - June 30, 2019 - Winners

Golden Grassroots Contest April 30, 2019 - Winners

Awesome Onyms Poetry Contest - March 31, 2019 - Winners

The Mystical, Whimsical Poetry Chapbook Competition - Feb. 28, 2019 - Winners

Contest Rule for Prize Winning Poems

***