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Call for Submission

Rules and Regulations


  1. Only Work Permit/ Special Pass holders are eligible

  2. Each participant can submit 1 poem in any language

  3. Only original works will be considered

  4. Last date for submission: 6th November 2016 (11:59 PM)

  5. Judges will shortlist entries by 27th November

  6. Selected finalists will have to recite their shortlisted poems in a public event on 11th December 2016 for final judging

  7. Submission can be sent by email ( or submitted through the form above

  8. Please indicate your name, nationality, mobile number and work permit/ S Pass number in the submission email

  9. Entrants retain the copyright, the organizer retains the rights to publish and distribute any submitted poem and their translations

  10. Winners (1st, 2nd and 3rd prize only) from 2014 and 2015 are not allowed to submit


Prizes for the contest

1st Prize: SGD 500
2nd Prize: SGD 300
3rd Prize: SGD 200
Consolation prizes; trophies and certificates
Best entries will be considered for publication

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