The Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award is an opportunity for any young poet aged 11-17 to accelerate their writing career.
Since it began 16 years ago the award has kick-started the career of some of today’s most exciting new voices, including this year’s judge Hannah Lowe
"I am absolutely delighted to be judging the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award this year. I am certain we will discover some really exciting new voices." Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2013 Judge, Hannah Lowe
"This journey has been transforming and surreal. I would encourage all young writers to submit to this competition while the chance still remains." Sara Henry, former Foyle Young Poet of the Year
Closing date for entries is 31 July 2013
For more information please see www.foyleyoungpoets.org