Register for Competitions

Ballydonoghue Bardic Festival 2022

Writing Competitions Now Closed!

Adults

  1. The James Award: Poetry (50 lines max) or Prose (2,500 words max), for writers 75 years young and above.
  1. Robert Leslie Boland Award: Poetry (50 lines max).
  2. Quiet Man Maurice Walsh Award: Short Story (2,500 words max).
  3. Duais Phádraig Liath Ó Conchubhair: Dán – (50 línte ar a mhéad) no Gearrscéal (2,500 focal ar a mhéad) as Gaeilge.

Children

  1. Poem – (50 lines max) or Short Story (1,000 words max) in English – The Chrissie Nolan Creative Writing Award.
  1. Dán – (50 línte ar a mhéad) no Gearrscéal (1,000 focal ar a mhéad) as Gaeilge.

Entry Fees: Adults, €10 for up to two entries in any combination. Children, €5 for up to two entries. Schools, €25 for block entry. Please pay via PayPal on ballydbardfest.com or by cheque if posting. Phone John on 087 625 7705 if you need help.

Prizes: James Award $200; Adults 1st. €150, 2nd. €100 and 3rd. €50 in each category. Children €100, €75 and €50 in the form of Book Tokens.

Email your entries to ballydbardfest@gmail.com or post to Noelle Hegarty, Secretary BBF, Loughanes, Lisselton, Listowel, Co. Kerry

Please pay here – you don’t need a PayPal account.

Then email your entry/entries to ballydbardfest@gmail.com

Thank you for entering.

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