The Ellie J. Shakerley Poetry Competition
The competition made possible by the family of Ellie Shakerley, has been created to boost fun, joy, and friendship within Rethink Mental Illness groups.
This year our Lived Experience Advisory Board have chosen the theme of...
Get writing! Poems can be submitted to email@example.com until 14th February 2020
Entrants must be a member of a Rethink Mental Illness group.
This year entries will be judged on:
Rhyme and Style- although poems do not have to rhyme
Form and Flow‐ shape poem takes on paper
Technical Excellence‐ contains no grammatical errors
Overall Impact‐ is the poem memorable
The word limit for each poem is 150 words
Each winning entry will win you £100.00 and £900.00 for your group to use within the year to be spent on activities to boost fun, joy and friendship.
Winners announced in March 2020.
If you have any questions at all get in touch, email firstname.lastname@example.org