1 March 2021
Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone over the age of 18.
The competition is organised by The Rialto magazine in association with the RSPB, BirdLife International and the Cambridge Conservation Initiative.
Poems are invited that deal with any aspect of nature and place – these terms will be given a wide interpretation by the judge Daljit Nagra.
Poems must have a title and must be no more than 40 lines, excluding the title.
Poems must be written in English.
Poems must be the original work of the entrant and must not have been published, self-published or published on online or broadcast.
£7 for your first poem
£4 for each subsequent poem
• 1st prize: £1000
• 2nd prize: £500
• 3rd prize: £250
How to enroll
For further information visit the official website.