Please note that we are only able to contact winning and shortlisted writers. If you do not hear from us by the end of September it means your work has not been selected on this occasion

Find out about previous winners and those on our shortlists.

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“Receiving a telephone call out of the blue to be told that I had come third in the Bridport Prize was a heart stopping, mouth stopping moment that took more than the rest of the day to sink in, knowing how significant in a writer’s world, this prize has become”.

Graham Burchell (UK) 3rd Prize, poetry competition 2017

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