Submissions open for Wingword Poetry Prize 2020

Wingword Poetry Competition 2018


Do you love writing poems? If yes, then you should use your talent to win prizes and cash rewards by entering into Wingword Poetry Competition 2018. This competition is set up to encourage budding poets from all parts of India and provide them with professional support in becoming successful. 

Last year, we helped hundreds of poets in recognising their dreams. An amount of 5 Lakh Rupees was distributed among the winners, countless merit certificates were given out and more than 200 writers were published in poetry books through us.

 This year, we aim to help even more poets from India become successful nationally and internationally. Wingword Poetry Competition 2018 is open to all Indians who love to write poetry. The winners of the competition will earn upto 5 lakh rupees and be published in best selling poetry books.  


First Prize: ₹ 1,00,000
Second Prize: ₹ 50,000
Third Prize: ₹ 25,000
Top 30 Winners: ₹ 10,000
Top 200 Winners will be published in Special Edition Poetry Books
All poets will receive electronic certificates of participation


  • Poems must be in English or Hindi. 
  • The poet should be above the age of 14 years. 
  • Poem must be original work of the participant.
  • Any length and style of poetry is accepted (for example- blank verse, rhyme, sonnet or abstract). 
  • Previously published poems are allowed. 
  • Beginners are encouraged to participate. 
  • Copyright of the poem remains with the author.  
  • Final Deadline to enter the competition is September 12th, Wednesday.  


The entry fee is INR 500 for one poem and INR 1000 for three poems. 


1. First, you have to pay the entry fee online. If you want to submit one poem, click 'Pay for one poem'. If you want to submit three poems, click 'Pay for three poems'.

2. After you have paid the entry fee, check your e-mail id. We will send you a participation form where you can easily paste your poems.  

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