Student Poetry Competition

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Hey writers and readers - welcome back to the Student Poetry Competition!

We are so excited to announce the 2024  theme:



You can interpret this how you wish, and submit a poem in any style. You can include images or drawings but they must be your own work.
Poems can be up to 50 lines (max) but we recommend shorter!


Submissions will be open until Friday, 31st July (Week 2, Semester 2).


Works will be showcased online, printed in a booklet and displayed in SURLY.
The Readers' Choice winner & runner up will be determined by online voting - open to all Monash Students.
The Committee's Choice winner & runner up will be determined by Monash Creative Writers Club.
Winners announced: 31st Aug 2024 and will be featured in Lot's Wife Magazine!!!!


Full prize details to come.


In the meantime, you can read through all entries from previous years via the links above :)

*Committee is made up of the wonderful Monash Creative Writers

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