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 :curtsy A long-shot maybe, but so few children's poetry contests. Cost about $13.00 in dollars. Country is Ireland. First Prize is large!

    Competition Rules: The Caterpillar Poetry Prize
 
   
    Closing date for receipt of entries is 31 March 2015.
    The name of the author must not appear on the same page as the poem.
    It’s not a requirement, but we strongly advise you to purchase a copy of The Caterpillar.
    Entries must be in English, typed, with each entry on a new sheet.
    Entries will not be returned, so make sure you keep a copy.
    No corrections can be made after receipt, or fees refunded.
 
    Eligibility
    The Prize is open to anyone.
    Entries must be entirely the work of the entrant and must never have been published, self-published, published online or broadcast.
    You can enter as as many poems as you like.
    There is no line limit.
     
    Fees
    Entry fee is €12 per poem
    Online payment should be made to enquiries@thecaterpillarmagazine.com via PayPal.
    Cheques and money orders should be made payable to ‘The Moth Magazine Ltd.’, with the sender's name and   
    address on the back.
    Postal entries can also be paid in cash (either in US dollars, Sterling or Euros at the current exchange rate).
 
    Receipt of entry
    Enclose a stamped addressed postcard marked 'ACKNOWLEDGEMENT' if you require acknowledgement of receipt of your postal entry (include international reply coupon if entering from overseas).
    Online entries are confirmed by the email receipt of your payment to PayPal.
 
    Copyright
    Worldwide copyright of each entry remains with the author, but The Caterpillar will have the unrestricted right to publish the winning poem in the summer 2015 issue and any relevant promotional material.
 
    Judging
    The judges' decision is final and no individual correspondence can be entered into.
 
    Prizes
    A single prize of €1,000 will be awarded to the best poem.
   
     
    Entry implies acceptance of all the rules. Failure to comply with the entry requirements will result in
    disqualification.

    Print ENTRY FORM, fill in and then post with fee and entry to:
 
    The Caterpillar Poetry Prize
    c/o The Moth
    Drummullen
    Cavan
    Co. Cavan
    Ireland
    or

    Enter ONLINE.
 
    Good luck!
#1 - January 25, 2015, 09:07 PM
« Last Edit: January 25, 2015, 09:09 PM by EMILYDICKINSON »
Carol Samuelson-Woodson

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