The Montreal International Poetry Prize is committed to encouraging the creation of original works of poetry, to building international readership, and to exploring the world’s Englishes.
The Montreal Prize awards one prize of $20,000 CAD to a poet for a single poem of 40 or fewer lines. A jury of internationally reputed poets and critics selects a shortlist of approximately 50 poems, from which a judge chooses one winner.
This year's judge is the former poet laureate of Jamaica, Lorna Goodison.
Submission opens: 15 January 2022
Submission deadline: 15 May 2022
For more information visit: https://www.montrealpoetryprize.com