Wednesday, August 03, 2011

Poetry Announcements: Srinivas Rayaprol Poetry Prize 2011 and TFA

Been slack on putting up these announcements, but there's time.

1. The 2011 Srinivas Rayaprol Poetry Prize: Call for Entries

Entries are invited from young poets in India writing in English for the third
Srinivas Rayaprol Poetry Prize. 

The Prize was instituted by the Srinivas Rayaprol Literary Trust to recognize excellence in poetry written in English and is being administered jointly by the Department of English, University of Hyderabad.  The prize consisting of a cash award of Rs.10,000 and a citation will be presented at a literary event in Hyderabad in the month of October.  The entries will be judged by a distinguished jury of poets and literary personalities.

Entries are invited from all Indian citizens between 20-40 years old and writing poetry in English.

Entries must include:

1.   Three (3) different, unpublished poems written by the applicant;
2.   Evidence of age;
3.   Complete contact information (including phone numbers and email addresses).

Note: Please do not put your name on the poems to be submitted to the jury members.

Entries must reach:

Dr. Aparna Rayaprol
Convener, Srinivas Rayaprol Poetry Prize
Director, Study in India Program
University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad AP 500046

Deadline: September 10, 2011

2. TFA: Toto Funds the Arts Awards 2012 invites submissions

Details here.

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