Call for Entries

Wigtown Poetry Competition 2017

Wigtown Festival Company

Deadline: 26 May 2017 at 17:00

There are just a few days left to submit entries to Wigtown Poetry Competition, which has a closing date of 26 May 2017. With a total Prize Fund of £2600 up for grabs, we look forward to receiving your entries in English, Scottish Gaelic or Scots. Huge thanks to our judges, Ryan Van Winkle (Main Prize), Maoilios Caimbeul / Myles Campbell (Scottish Gaelic Prize) and Matthew Fitt (Scots Prize). Further details can be found at: and

Location: All Scotland ,England, Wales, Northern Ireland, International

For further information, please contact (Claire Nash), or call 01988 402036, or visit

The deadline is Friday 26 May 2017 at 17:00.

Creative Scotland

Wigtown Festival Company

Gaelic / Scots / Participatory Practice