The “Aikaterini Laskaridis Foundation”announces the first Panhellenic Poetry Contest, for the academic year 2015-2016. The competition is kindly sponsored by Ismini Chrysohoou-Carter in honor of her late husband, the poet and journalist George Carter. An eminent intellectual, he was the first director of ERT, the National TV channel.
Participation in this contest is limited to Greek or Cypriot citizens aged 20-38 years. The collections must not exceed 15 poems. The five-member review committee consists of academics and writers of recognized prestige. The first collection will receive prize money amounting to 3,000 euros, while two collections will receive honors. The names of the jury members will be announced with the publication of the results.
More information and detailes on the terms of participation can be provided daily 9.00-17.00 at the offices of the Directorate of the Foundation, and in the greek language website.