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Montreal International Poetry Prize Deadline

May 25, 2022, 8:00 AM5:00 PM EDT


The Montreal International Poetry Prize awards one prize of $20,000 CAD to a poet for a single poem of 40 or fewer lines. A jury of internationally reputed poets and critics selects a shortlist of approximately 60 poems, from which a judge chooses one winner. The shortlist is published in The Montreal Poetry Prize Anthology.

The prize is run by the Department of English at McGill University in Montreal, Canada.

Purchase The Montreal Poetry Prize Anthology 2020, including all of the finalists and the winning poem.

The 2022 competition is now open for submissions, until May 25, 2022 (late grace period).


May 25, 2022
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM EDT