The 2020 ACU Prize for Poetry will be awarded for outstanding poetry with the theme “Generosity”, reflecting on Katerina Stoykova Klemer’s supposition, “If the truth doesn’t set you free, generosity of spirit will.”

Entries are open from Monday 6 April and close Monday 6 July. Winners will be announced on Tuesday 22 September in Melbourne, with a prize pool of:

1st Prize:              $10,000

2nd Prize:             $5,000

3rd Prize:              $3,000

For more information about this year’s Prize, FAQ, previous winning poems and chapbook purchases, check out our website