Gibraltar Cultural Services, in conjunction with The Gibraltar Chronicle, wishes to remind the general public about the Poetry Competition to be held as part of the 2016 Autumn Cultural programme.

The competition is open to Gibraltarians and residents of Gibraltar who may submit two original works.

The overall winner will receive the Ministry of Culture prize of £300 and a trophy. Additionally, there will also be four categories based on school years or college equivalent as follows:

A. School Years 4 to 5

B. School Years 6 to 7

C School Years 8 to 11

D. School Years 12 to 13

The winner in each school category will receive a £50 voucher and a pen kindly donated by the Gibraltar Chronicle, plus a Trophy from the Ministry of Culture. All the winning entries will be printed in the Gibraltar Chronicle.

Entry forms and full conditions are available from:

  • Schools and Gibraltar College of Further Education
  • The Department of Education, 23 Queensway
  • Gibraltar Cultural Services, John Mackintosh Hall, 308 Main Street
  • Mario Finlayson National Art Gallery, John Mackintosh Square
  • or e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Entries must reach Gibraltar Cultural Services by Monday 10th October 2016