PATRICK KAVANAGH POETRY AWARD 2022

23 June 2022

Closing date Thursday 18th August 2022.

The Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award for a first unpublished collection of poems in English is open to poets, born in the island of Ireland, or of Irish nationality, or long term resident in Ireland.

Join the prestigious ranks of past award winners including Eileán Ni Chuilleanáin, Paul Durcan, Thomas McCarthy, Peter Sirr, Sinead Morrissey, Conor O’Callaghan, Celia de Freine and Joseph Woods.

The winning entry will receive €2,000.

Download Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award Guidelines 2022

CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES THURSDAY 18th AUGUST, 5pm

The award will be presented on Friday 30th September 2022 on the opening evening of the annual Patrick Kavanagh Weekend at the Patrick Kavanagh Centre.

To find out more go to our dedicated page about the Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award.

Alternatively contact the Patrick Kavanagh Centre.
Patrick Kavanagh Centre, Inniskeen, Co. Monaghan.
Tel. +353 (0) 429378560
E-mail: kavanaghcentre@monaghancoco.ie

PATRICK KAVANAGH POETRY AWARD 2022