All Scholars and Gateway students

The Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award is the biggest award for writers aged 11-17. It welcomes poems on any theme and entry is completely FREE.

Since it began the Award has kick-started the career of some of today’s most exciting new voices. Past winners include Sarah Howe, Helen Mort and Caroline Bird.

Each year 100 winners (15 top winners and 85 commended) are selected by a team of high profile judges.

Winners receive a fantastic range of prizes, from mentoring to a residential Arvon writing course, Poetry Society membership to books.

For further information please follow the link Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award | The Poetry Society and let Mrs Wardle know if you enter.