Thursday, November 13, 2008

Adelaide Plains Poets 'Track and Trails Poetry comp.

ADELAIDE PLAINS POETS Inc
ADELAIDE PLAINS CUP FESTIVAL
POETRY COMPETITION 2009

‘TRACKS & TRAILS’

1st, 2nd & 3rd cash prizes, plus Highly Commended & Commended certificates as appropriate. Total prize pool $500

ENTRY GUIDELINES

Work entered in this competition must be original, in English, unpublished and not have won a prize in any other competition. Authors retain copyright, but the organisers reserve the right to arrange for possible reading of Prize winners’ work at the Adelaide Plains Cup Festival 2009, and selected entries may be published in an anthology
Theme ‘TRACKS & TRAILS’
Poems entered must in some way refer to the theme
Open Class - poets 18 years & older
Junior classes –
Primary School student
Secondary School student
To maintain anonymity, entrant’s name should appear on entry form only, not on poems. Entry forms are to include entrant’s name, address, phone number, titles of poems submitted.
Entries should be typed where possible, on one side of paper only, one poem to a page
Poems to be no longer than 60 lines
Entry fees: Open class $5.00 per entry
Junior classes - no entry fee
Cheques to be made payable to Adelaide Plains Poets Inc
Entries to: Competition Secretary, 30 Germantown Rd REDBANKS SA 5502
Entries to be received by close of business 15 January 2009 – entries received after this date may not be considered for the competition.
Authors should retain a copy of their work, entries will not be returned without provision of a SSAE
Selected entries may be published in an anthology

For further details contact:
Ms C Cordon (08) 85272412 holkschter@bigpond.com

ADELAIDE PLAINS POETS INC
ADELAIDE PLAINS CUP FESTIVAL
POETRY COMPETITION 2009

‘TRACKS & TRAILS’
ENTRY FORM

Name…………………..……………………Phone…………………

Address……………………………………………..…………………

.…………………………………………………………………………
Email………………………………..

Title of poem/s - ……………………………………………………..

……………………………………………………..

……………………………………………………..
(use back of page for additional entries)

Entrants’ names or other details must not appear on poems

Declaration by author: I agree to comply with the Entry Guidelines and declare that the written work submitted in my name is my own original work and has not been copied in part, or in full, from any other source.

Author’s signature…………………………………..date…………………...
Date of birth (if entering junior section) ………………………….……….…..
Name of school (if entering junior section) …………………………………….

$5.00 per entry (OPEN CLASS ONLY – NO FEE FOR JUNIOR ENTRIES)

CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES 15 January 2009

Cheques/money orders to be made payable to Adelaide Plains Poets Inc, and sent with entries to Competition Secretary, 30 Germantown Rd REDBANKS SA 5502
Authors should retain a copy of their work, entries will not be returned without provision of a stamped self-addressed envelope, and a written request.

No comments: