Dunedin UNESCO City of Literature Robert Burns Poetry Competition: "Here's a Health to them that's Awa"

1 September - 30 November 2020

Write a poem in English or Scots on the theme of ‘freedom’ inspired by Burns’ poem Here’s a Health to them that’s Awa.

Cash prizes to the winners of the first prize, generously sponsored by the Otago Scottish Heritage Council, Lee and Royden Somerville, and the Dunedin Public Libraries Association.

Pick up an entry form from your local Dunedin Public Library or enter online at www.dunedinlibraries.govt.nz/whats-on/competitions.

Submit your poem with your entry form by Monday 30th November 2020.

There are categories for unpublished and published poets.

NB There is a separate competition (Rap Like Robbie) for poets under the age of 18. See our competitions page for details.

Closing date 30th November 2020

All Dunedin Public Libraries



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