Open to Everyone
First Prize $100 - Second Prize $75 - Third
2 Honourable Mentions of $25 each
Plus 10 Judges Choice Awards.
All contest prizes paid in Canadian
All 15 prize winners receive a fancy
The top 5 winning poems will be published
together in a chapbook.
The top 15 prize winners to receive
one copy of the book.
Poems are not to be less than 100
lines and not to be longer than 200 lines.
All themes and styles welcome.
There is no limit to the number of
Rules and Guidelines:
Blind Judging: No author ID to be
on the same page as the poem, back
Poems to be #11 Times New Roman font.
Enclose a cover page with poem title(s)
(or first line(s) if no title),
Author name, address, phone number
& e-mail if possible.
Poems may be previously published,
but no previous contest winners, please.
1 poem for $5 or 3 poems for $10
Poems to be postmarked on /or before September 30th, 2016
Enclose a #10 s.a.s.e. for the winners
also receive $1 off coupon towards
the next contest.
Send your entry with payment to
The Ontario Poetry Society
Attn: I.B. Iskov, Contest Coordinator,
#710 65 Spring Garden Ave.,
Toronto, Ont. M2N 6H9
Contest Judge is Bernice Lever