Online payment for 2016 Hippocrates Prize entries

Deadline for International Young Poet Award: 12 midnight GMT 29th February, 2016.

Short lists for the Open, NHS and Young Poets Awards in the Hippocrates Prize will be announced in early March, 2016. 

Winners will be announced on Friday 15th April, 2016 in London. at the Awards Ceremony at the end of the 7th International Symposium on Poetry and Medicine.

Young Poets category: any national or international entry from poet aged 14-18 years

£2 per entry, £15 per group of 10 entries

Groups of young poet entries may be sent as an email attachment to:


Online payment link for 2016 Open international Young Poets Category: 
poets from anywhere in the world aged 14 to 18 years.

 £2 GBP per single entry

2016 Young Poet Entry
First 4 words of title
First 4 words of opening line

£15 GBP per group of 10 entries

2016 Young Poet - 10 Entries
Name of School
First line of school address


Rates for direct bank payment
£2 per entry, £15 per group of 10 entries

Bank: HSBC
Account name:  Hippocrates Poetry
Sort Code   40-27-06 Account No. 42286505 
Reference: your Surname + 2016 YP  


The cost of postal entry

Young Poet postal entries

£3 GBP or $5 USD
£25 or $40 USD per group of 10 entries

Include with your cheque the name, contact details, and the title and first line for each poem. Your poem entry with its title should be on a separate page, with NHS or Open noted in the top right corner and without details that would identify you. 

Address for postal payments by cheque payable to "Hippocrates Prize"

11 Chandos Street, 
London W1G 9EB

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