Green Bottle Press Poetry Award

Green Bottle Press publishes poetry with fresh language, form and subject matter.

They want to read your work.

Submission Guidelines:

  • 1 poem on one side of A4 paper, no more than 40 lines
  • Poem typed in English
  • Any subject, any form
  • We are looking for original work that explores experiences from your point of view
  • This competition will close after 100 entries have been received

The winner will receive:

  • Critique of 3 poems
  • Poetry book selection from Green Bottle Press
  • Work experience for Green Bottle Press

The runner up will receive a critique on up to 3 of their submitted poems 

Terms and Conditions: Entries accepted from 1 February 2021. Closing date for submissions 1 April 2021 at 11.59 pm. Entries are restricted to UK residents aged 16-18 as of 1 April 2021. Entrants agree that Stuck-In may use all images and content for promotional purposes across their website and social media. All work remains the copyright of the entrant. There are no restrictions on the number of entries. Your £5 donation will support our partner charities.


Entries have a suggested £5 donation to our wonderful charities. Entrants must be between the ages of 16 and 18 by 15 March 2021. You may enter more than once, and work produced for GCSE and A-Level is welcome. Only winning entries and runners up will receive feedback. We may feature your work on our website and socials to keep an eye out!