You can read the full 2022 rules here


The prizes for Wigtown Poetry Prize 2022 are as follows: 


Wigtown Prize - £1500

Runner Up - £200 


Wigtown Scots Prize - £500

Runner Up - £200


Wigtown Scottish Gaelic Prize - £500

Runner Up - £200


Dumfries and Galloway Fresh Voice Award - Professional support including mentoring by Wigtown Festival Company and a retreat at Moniack Mhor Creative Writing Centre. 


Alastair Reid Pamphlet Prize - Production of a pamphlet by Gerry Cambridge.


Invitation to read at StAnza 2023 - A winner from one or more catergories will be selected to read at StAnza, Scotland's international poetry festival. 



The winners of the 2020 and 2021 pamphlet prizes are available from our online bookshop. A Book of Days by Claire Cox is available here. Jawbreaker by Jane McKie is available here