2024 Greg Judkins Prize for Reflective Poetry

27 May 2024

Category: College and members

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Entries are now open for the Greg Judkins Prize for Reflective Poetry. The competition awardees will be read at GP24: the Conference for General Practice.

Theme and categories聽

The competition is open to all College members.

The theme is, 鈥楾he consultation鈥 and there are two categories:

  • Short poem: Up to six lines
  • Long poem: Up to 25 lines

Enter

Email your poem to communications@rnzcgp.org.nz before 5pm Sunday 30 June.

All poems will be judged by GP and poet Dr Greg Judkins, Dunedin poet Ruth Arnison and Dr Art Nahill, a recently retired poet-doctor.

The awardees will be announced and read at the conference. Dr Judkins will provide each awardee with a copy of his poem and short stories books.

Rules

  1. Entry is limited to members of 麻豆视频入口 during the competition period.
  2. Poems submitted must be original, entirely the work of the entrant and not previously published anywhere.
  3. Only poems submitted in the form described in the competition publicity are eligible for judging.
  4. Only poems received by the notified closing date and time to the address given in the competition publicity are eligible for judging.
  5. Prizes will be awarded to the winning poem in each of the two categories.
  6. By entering the competition, entrants agree to the winning poem being read aloud as part of the Prize ceremony.
  7. The awardees will be announced at GP24: the Conference for General Practice.
  8. The judges鈥 decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into