The 'Frequency House' Poetry Video Prize 
2022

This competition is currently open

The 'Frequency House' Poetry Video Prize 2022 is currently open. The first prize is £100. The winning poetry video will be featured on our website and shared across all of our social media platforms. We recommend all entrants read the rules carefully before entering. 

RULES: GENERAL

  1. The competition is open to all age groups. International entries are welcome;

  2. The closing date of the competition is midnight (UK time), 31 July 2022;

  3. There is no limit on the number of entries a single entrant can make;

  4. Under no circumstances can alterations be made to entries once entered;

  5. The competition organisers reserve the right to change the judging panel without notice and not to award prizes if, in the judges’ opinion, such an action is justified;

  6. The judges consider all the entries; their decision is final. Neither the judges nor Frequency House will enter into any correspondence.

RULES: POETRY VIDEOS 

  1. The poetry video must be no more that 2 minutes in duration;

  2. The author must own full copyright to their work and video;

  3. The content of the video must not breach any copyright;

  4. Any video content that is included in the entry that derives from any other source, person or site must enable the user/entrant full licence for their own commercial use. The responsibility for securing full commercial use of any content rests with the entrant - and payment and entry into the competition assumes that these conditions have been met;

  5. All poetry videos must have a title and poets name clearly marked; 

  6. Entries can be on any subject;

  7. Words and audio must be in English.

  8. Poems must be the entrant’s original work;

  9. Entries must not have been published, self-published, published on a website or made public on social media, broadcast or featured among the winners in another competition before 31 March 2022;

ENTRY FEE & VIDEO SUBMISSION: 

  1. Entry fee is £5.50 payable by PayPal or Bank Transfer (details on request) - please clearly mark the payment 'FH PVP 2022';

  2. Entrants must upload their poetry video to YouTube and then e-mail us the link (frequency_house@outlook.com).


RULES: WINNERS

  1. The Winner will be notified by the end of September 2022;

  2. The Winner will be expected to provide a biography and photograph;

  3. All entrants who provide a valid email address will be notified about the outcome of their entry by the end of September 2022;

  4. The copyright of each entry remains with the author. However, authors of the winning pieces, by entering the competition, grant Frequency House the right in perpetuity to publish and/or broadcast their piece. Use of the pieces elsewhere for one year from September 2022 is subject to permission from Frequency House.

PAYMENT FOR ENTRY CAN BE MADE IN THE 'SHOP' FROM THE MAIN MENU. ALTERNATIVELY PLEASE CLICK THE 'PAYMENT FOR ENTRY BUTTON' BELOW