Submissions for Headland open tomorrow and will remain open until 19 February 2021! Check out their website for more details.

Writers! Applications for the 2021 Creative New Zealand Randell Cottage Writing Fellowship close this Friday, November 6th! Find out how to apply on their website.

Five Palms Press is seeking haiku submissions. The resulting volume, Songs of the Pandemic, is expected in January 2021. Read the general guidelines below: “I am inviting friends, and friends-of-friends, to contribute a verse of haiku, or a quintet of five verses, for an e-book titled “Songs of the Pandemic” to be published in January […]

Submissions for Turbine | Kapohau journal close on November 2. Get in quick!

October 30 Applications for the Emerging Māori Writer in Residence close on October 30th! This is a wonderful opportunity that will support you to work on your project for 3 months at the start of 2021, with a stipend of $15000. October 31 The Lilian Ida Smith Award closes on October 31. Wellington Poetry Slam […]

Writers under 25, Starling submissions close tomorrow (October 20). Find out how to submit your poetry on their website.

Writers under 25, you are running out of time to submit your work to Starling. The deadline is October 20 – in 4 days. Get writing and sending!

The winners of the 2020 Caselberg Trust International Poetry Prize, judged by renowned poet Cilla McQueen, have been announced. Congratulations to Tim Upperton (first place) and Giles Graham (runner up)! Find out more on the Caselberg Trust website. The awards ceremony will take place at the University Book Shop (UBS) in Ōtepoti/Dunedin, on Tuesday the […]

Your Place Events is hosting another live, online poetry slam on Sunday night (October 4)! Tune in at 7.30pm NZT. 🎤 Join the mailing list to hear about future events. 📨

The Aotearoa Climate Change Poetry Anthology calls for poems on climate change. Submissions close October 5th! Find more information on Facebook.