Ireland Chair of Poetry opens call for the 2021 Project Awards

The Ireland Chair of Poetry is delighted to open the call for submissions to the 2021 Ireland Chair of Poetry Project Awards.

The Project Awards have been established in order to assist poets in their creative development and specifically to help realise projects of imagination. A total of two prizes will be awarded, should sufficient merit be shown, each award consisting of £1,000.

The Ireland Chair of Poetry Trust hopes the award will benefit the creative development of poets, as well as offer an opportunity to further develop a project they are working toward realising.

Application guidelines and award criteria are available here.

Applications will be accepted via email, and within the appropriate application form only. To access the application form please click here.

The deadline for applications is 5.30pm on Sunday the 28th February 2020.

All submissions and queries can be addressed via email to