Prize jointly administered by Srinivas Rayaprol Literary Trust and Department of English, University of Hyderabad

Entries are invited from Indian citizens between 20-40 years and writing poetry in English for the seventh Srinivas Rayaprol Poetry Prize.

The Prize was instituted by the Srinivas Rayaprol Literary Trust to recognize excellence in poetry written in English and is being administered jointly by the Department of English, University of Hyderabad. The prize consisting of a cash award of Rs.15,000 and a citation will be presented at a literary event in Hyderabad in the month of October 2015. The entries will be judged by a distinguished jury of poets and literary personalities.

Entries must include:

1. Three (3) different, unpublished poems written by the applicant;
2. Evidence of age; (scanned copies of passport, driver’s license, pan card, or any other valid id)
3. Complete contact information (including phone numbers and email addresses).

Note: Please do not put your name on the poems to be submitted to the jury members.

Entries must reach preferably by email:

Dr. Aparna Rayaprol, Department of Sociology
Convener, Srinivas Rayaprol Poetry Prize
University of Hyderabad
Hyderabad, Telangana 500046

Deadline: August 31, 2015