Young Romantics Prize
2021’s Young Romantics Poetry and Essay Prizes are open.
Two Writing Competitions open to anyone aged between 16 and 18 years old.
Total Prizes worth over £5000.
Entry is free.
NEW PRIZE DEADLINE: 12th April 2021.
- Watch Giuseppe Albano, Keats-Shelley House Curator, launch 2021’s Prize from beside John Keats’ grave in Rome’s Cimitero Acattolico
2021’s Prize Chair is Simon Barnes, the award-winning journalist and author of The Meaning of Birds, Epic, and most recently On the Marsh: A Year Surrounded by Wildness and Wet. The Young Romantics Prize Judges are the poets Professor Deryn Rees-Jones and Will Kemp, and Professors Simon Bainbridge and Sharon Ruston.
Winning entries will be published in the Keats-Shelley Review or on the Keats-Shelley website.
Visit the Keats-Shelley Blog for our new Young Romantics Resource page (links to articles, poems, videos).