We are delighted to be teaming up with Poetry Rivals once again this year to offer a fantastic pamphlet publishing contract to the winner of 2016!

SUBMIT YOUR POEM today to be in with a chance of being picked as one of our Top 100 finalists. As one of the 100 finalists, you will receive 5 free copies of the exclusive 2016 Poetry Rivals Finalists Book. From the Top 100 longlist, we will be inviting 30 shortlisted finalists to perform their poem at the slam final.

Shortlisted finalists will perform to a live audience and panel of esteemed judges. The judges will then go on to choose the Poetry Rivals 2016 Slam Champion, who will bag the top prize! (Read our interview with 2015’s winner Jamal Mehmood!)

Find out more about submitting to Poetry Rivals here and good luck!

Deadline for submissions is 28th October 2016