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Chloe Stopa-Hunt, one of the winners of the 2014 awards.

The Eric Gregory Awards

The Eric Gregory Awards, for a collection by poets under the age of 30, were founded in 1960 by the late Dr Eric Gregory for the encouragement of young poets.


  • Awards are given annually
  • The annual deadline for entries is 31 October. Click here for details about how to apply for the 2015 awards.

The 2014 Awards

Winners: Sophie Collins, Emily Hasler (Lorrie Scott), Martha Sprackland, Chloe Stopa-Hunt and David Tait. Each received £4,000.

Judges: Fleur Adcock, Moniza Alvi, John Greening, Philip Gross, Daljit Nagra and Carol Rumens.

Pictured: Sophie Collins.


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