2020 Hippocrates Young Poets Prize for Poetry and Medicine

For young poets aged 14-18 years from anywhere in the world.

Entries are free.

Entries for the 2020 Young Poets Award were judged by Lawrence Sail. 

More on last year's Hippocrates Young Poets Prize for Poetry and Medicine

With £500 for the Young Poets Award, the 2020 Hippocrates Young Poets Prize for Poetry and Medicine  is one of the highest value poetry awards in the world for a single poem by a young poet (aged 14-18 years). The Young Poets award is supported by healthy heart charity the Cardiovascular Research Trust.

See judge Lawrence Sail’s comments on the entries.

2020 Hippocrates Young Poets Prize for Poetry and Medicine

Bright-body
Cynthia Lu    Belmont, Massachusetts USA

2020 Hippocrates Young Poets’ Shortlist

All the Places We've Been
Katherine Vandermel   Bergen County, New Jersey USA

Blur
Katherine Vandermel   Closter, New Jersey USA

Endoscopy results in room #1
Rachel Brooks  Trumbull, Connecticut, USA

Obituary of a Lost Girl   
Sarah Eliana Nachimson, Los Angeles, California, USA

Pink Milk
Sabrina Guo  Oyster Bay, New York, USA

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