Gregory J Power Competition

Feb 21st, 2017

Dept of English

Gregory J Power Competition

The Department of English invites full-time and part-time students to submit their original, unpublished poetry to the annual Gregory J. Power Poetry Competition. Graduate and undergraduate students at Memorial University are eligible. The deadline for submissions is 4 pm on March 17, 2017.  

Each student must supply, on a separate sheet, the following information:

Home address and student number;  telephone number and email address; and a signed declaration that the work submitted is his or her own and has not previously appeared in print or online. Poems will not be returned. The student's name must not appear on the poem(s).

Entrants may submit one or two poems, not more. Poems with Newfoundland and/or Labrador content will also be considered for the Jeroboam Poetry Prize ($50).

Send or bring entries to:
Gregory J. Power Poetry Competition

Department of English

Memorial University

St. John's, NL A1C 5S7

Deadline: 4 p.m., March 17, 2017


1st Place: Up to $300

2nd Place: Up to $200

3rd Place: $100

Honourable Mentions (up to three): $25 each


Department of English

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000