Closed April 2020. The Terry Kelly Poetry Prize is an annual poetry prize for young writers 25 and under.
Celebrating our fifth year the Terry Kelly Poetry Prize for young people from the North East. Commemorating the life of Shields Gazette journalist and poetry lover Terry Kelly the prize encourages young people to try poetry.
We have five categories to celebrate our 5th year.
- Post 16.
- Outstanding Group Poem (NEW FOR 2020)
- Galvanize Prize for boys under 16 (NEW FOR 2020 encouraging more boys to write)