The Ontario Poetry Society
~ The Ted Plantos Memorial Award Submission Page ~
will receive a cheque for $100 and a fancy certificate.There is
no age barrier. Anyone can apply,
as long as they don't have a full collection of their poems previously
published, even self-published. This
award is offered to poets who live and/or work in Ontario only. In exchange for financial support, the recipient
will acknowledge the financial assistance of The Ontario Poetry Society,
by placing a sign at the launch stating: "The
Ontario Poetry Society has generously contributed to the successful
completion and celebration of ( title of book ) and underneath ( your
signature ) "
As well, the recipient agrees to display any literature The Ontario Poetry Society provides, such as Organization Brochures, Contest Flyers and Event Announcements, at any promotion venue of their poetry book.
The Ontario Poetry Society reserves the right to refuse any sponsorship to any poet whose work does not meet the standard of propriety and workmanship in the writing.
Application Deadline is August 31st of each year.
The second recipient was Lynn Tait.