Pandora's Collective is changing the way in which our contests are run. We are now moving to one contest a year. For those of you who have submitted to our Falling into Dreams contest these submissions will automaticlly become a part of this contest. If you do not wish to have them submitted for this new contest please contact Bonnie Nish at email@example.com to have your submission withdrawn. None of the cheques from this past contest have been cashed yet. If you do not contact us by December 1st we will assume you are happy to have your submission counted in and process your cheque then with the intent of your submission being included in the new contest.
To view the winning poems from our last contest judged by RENEE SAROJINI SAKLIKAR and SANDY SHREVE please click here.
Falling Into Dreams Poetry Contest:
Please See The Write Up Above. NO ANNOUNCEMENTS OF WINNERS AS THIS TIME AS WE ARE MOVING TO ONE CONTEST A YEAR AND ALL SUBMISSIONS WILL BE MOVED INTO THIS NEXT CONTEST. SEE BELOW FOR DETAILS.
PANDORA'S ANNUAL POETRY CONTEST
Deadline Janurary 15, 2014, Winners announced Feburary 15, 2014
Judges: Heidi Greco and Dennis E. Bolen
Adults - $5/poem
Teens (14 to 19) - $4/poem
Children (13 and under) - $3/poem
Adults - 1st: $100 & publication, 2nd: $50 & publication, 3rd: publication.
Teens - 1st: $75 & publication, 2nd: $35 & publication, 3rd: publication.
Children - 1st: $40 & publication, 2nd: $20 & publication, 3rd: publication.
Guidelines: We do not accept previously published poems. The maximum number of lines for a single poem is fifty. Submissions must be in triplicate (please divide poems into three piles - only one cover letter needed), typed, with no name or address appearing on the same page as the poem. A cover letter must be included showing age category, name, address, telephone number and/or email address, as well as the title of the poem(s) for clarification and the dollar amount included. Please do not use staples. Do not send an SASE, the winners list will be published online. Poems can be of any theme or form as long as they do not exceed the fifty line max. Cheques should be made out to Pandora’s Collective and the envelope should be labeled, "Poetry Contest Submission". All rights return to the poet after publication. This contest is open to poets world wide.
Mail submissions to:
(Poetry Contest Submission)
5505 Main Street
Vancouver, BC, Canada
*Please note - Your name must not appear on on the page of your poem(s). Please read the contest guidelines above for full details. Thank you.
To view the winning entries from our previous poetry contests please click here.