Michael Hartnett Annual Poetry Award

This annual award marks Michael Hartnett’s contribution to literature in English and Irish.

Michael Hartnett Annual Poetry Award is closed for applications.

  • Michael Hartnett Statue

Gradam Filíochta i gCuimhne ar Mhícheál Ó hAirtnéide 2021

Michael Hartnett Annual Poetry Award 2021

This annual award was established by Limerick County Council and is jointly funded by Limerick City and County Council and The Arts Council to mark Michael Hartnett’s contribution to literature in English and Irish.

In 2021, the award of €4,000 will be made to the winning poet on the basis of a second or subsequent book of poetry, published in the last three years, i.e. 2018 – 2020. The Michael Hartnett Annual Poetry Award is awarded in alternate years to books of poetry in the Irish and English language. This year, 2021, the award will be made to a poet writing in Irish. This year’s adjudicators are Ailbhe Ní Ghearbhuigh and Seosamh Ó Murchú.

Michael Hartnett Annual Poetry Award is closed for applications.

The Michael Hartnett Annual Poetry Award will be presented to the winning poet at the opening of Éigse Michael Hartnett on Thursday 30 September 2021 in Newcastle West, Co. Limerick.
www.eigsemichaelhartnett.ie.

This service is provided by

Arts Office

Phone +353 61 556370
Location
Limerick City and County Council Headquarters, Merchants Quay, Limerick, V94 EH90