Latest Posts12Dec Happy Holidays! 0 Comments The festive season is upon us and what better time to write poetry. In just a couple of months... Read More → 30Nov Prizewinner Interviews 0 Comments Need inspiration for your poetry writing? On the Tower Poetry YouTube page we have filmed interviews of previous competition winners,... Read More → 23Nov How to Enter the Competition 0 Comments The Tower Poetry competition is one of the most lucrative poetry competitions for its age group, 16-18, with £5000 in... Read More → 09Nov First Prize Winner 2017 Tate Standage reviews The Odyssey translated by Emily Wilson 0 Comments Tate Standage, first prize winner of the Tower Poetry Competition 2017 with the poem ‘rosetta’ and Tower Poetry Summer School student 2018 review... Read More → Poetry Competition The top six entries to the Tower Poetry Competition each year are invited to an award ceremony at Christ Church. Below, the winners from 2016 with the Dean of Christ Church, Martyn Percy. Subscribe Join our mailing list to receive our newsletter. Your Email Address Summer School 2018 The 2018 Tower Poetry Summer School for young poets aged between 18-23 will be held 28-31 August 2018. Deadline for applications is 15 June.