Update, August 15, 2020: This contest is closed. The results are available here.
Jury includes globally renowned poet Arundhathi Subramaniam.
Word limit: 400 words
Author eligibility: Women writers of all ages who are residents of India
Original and unpublished work only
Only one submission allowed per writer (please do not send pieces submitted elsewhere)
Submission format: Attach your poem as a Word document. The file must contain the title of the piece, along with the name, email, postal address and phone number of the author.
Subject line: The email title should say “Contest entry by (your name)”
Submit your entry to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Submission deadline: 11.59 pm on July 31, 2020
Winners will be announced on August 15, 2020.
The winner gets a full scholarship to any Certification Course worth Rs 30,000 (plus GST) from ICRI India (subject to meeting the minimum qualification)
+ a set of four books from Harper Collins
+ an award certificate from eShe
10 runners-up will each receive a set of two books from Harper Collins + a merit certificate from eShe.
All winning entries will be published by eShe.