The Bill Pringle Awards
for Art and Poetry
Bill Pringle was a talented artist who lived with schizophrenia. These awards recognise the incredible creativity of our community.
All art and poetry entries should reflect the theme of empowerment. Please download an entry form below and use this to submit your work. The winner in each category will receive £50 thanks to generous sponsorship from the Association for Accredited Learning.
Who is eligible?
The art and poetry awards are open to anyone with experience of mental illness. You do not have to be a member of Rethink Metal Illness to enter and your experience can be as a carer or through your own mental illness. You may nominate your own work, or someone else’s.
All art and poetry entries should reflect the theme of empowerment. When completing your entry form please include brief details of up to 500 words explaining how this year’s theme of empowerment is present in the work.