Updated December 18, 2017

CALENDAR OF CONTEST ENTRY DEADLINES

*        Please send corrections and additions to Billie Wilson – akwilsons [at] gci [dot] net.

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DEADLINE

(In-hand unless noted

otherwise at official source for event)

CONTEST

(Always verify items of interest with the official source as dates do change, and last year's information may no longer apply. We do try to keep this calendar current and correct, and hope you will help us do that.)

 

January 21, 2018

Entries: Association Santoka International Haiku/Haiga Contest

 

January 31

Entries:  Haiku Poets of Northern California - Rengay

Results: Previous Years

 

 

Entries:  The British Haiku Awards

Results

 

 

Entries: Snapshot Press Haiku Calendar Competition

Results including previous years

 

 

Entries: Annual Genjuan International Haibun Contest

Results

 

 

Entries: The Haiku Canada Betty Drevniok Award

Results previous years

 

February 1

Entry period begins: Sharpening the Green Pencil

Results previous year

 

February 2, 2018

Entries: Golden Triangle’s 2018 Golden Haiku contest

 

February 15, 2017

 

Entries:  Mildred Kanterman Memorial Merit Book Awards

Results: Previous years

 

February 28

Entries: Haiku Society of America Lionel Einbond Renku Competition

Results: Previous years

 

 

Entry period ends: Sharpening of the Green Pencil Haiku Contest 2017

Results previous year

 

 

Entries: Entries: Annual ITO EN Oi Ocha Haiku Contest

Results   2017 = Previous Years: scroll down

 

March 1

Entry period begins: Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival Haiku Invitational

Results

 

 

Entry period ends: The Snapshot Press Book Awards

 

 

Entries: The Vladimir Devide Haiku Award 2018

Results

 

 

Entries: Wild Plum Haiku Contest 2017 [and 2017 results]

Results previous years

 

March 13

Entries:  Robert Spiess Memorial Haiku Award Competition

Results: Previous years [scroll to bottom and click on "Annual Spiess Memorial Contest"

 

March 17, 2017

Entries: The Jane Reichhold Memorial International Prize - 15th Annual UkiaHaiku Festival

 

March 25

Entries: Annual Nicholas A. Virgilio Memorial Haiku Competition

Results: Previous years

 

March 31

Entries: Annual Hortensia Anderson Memorial Awards

 

March 31, 2017

Entries: Journal of Romanian-Japanese cultural interferences REVISTA haiku contest

 

March 31, 2017

Entries: A White Stork Haiku Competition

Results 2017

 

April 15

Entries:  Kaji Aso Studio Annual Haiku Contest

Results: scroll down

 

April 17, 2017

Entries: Third Annual Best Hooked on Haiku Contest

 

May 15, 2017

Entry period begins for Second Annual H. Gene Murtha Memorial Senryu Contest

Results 2017 – scroll down for pdf

 

May 25, 2017

Entry period ends for Second Annual H. Gene Murtha Memorial Senryu Contest

Results 2017 – scroll down for pdf

 

May 31

Entries: The New Zealand Poetry Society’s Annual International Poetry Competition

 

 

Entries: Annual Yuki Teikei Haiku Society Kiyoshi & Kiyoko Tokutomi Memorial Haiku Contest

Results 2016

 

June 1

Entries: The Peggy Willis Lyles Haiku Award

Results 2017

 

 

Entry period ends: Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival Haiku Invitational

Results

 

June 3, 2017

9th Yamadera Basho Memorial Museum English Haiku Contest

Results 2017 – pdf download

 

June 25, 2017

Entries:  Third Annual Sonic Boom Senryu Contest

Previous year's results – scroll down

 

June 30

Entries:  Haiku Society of America Haibun Awards

Results: Previous years

 

 

Entries:  Harold G. Henderson Awards for Haiku

Results: Previous years

 

 

Entries:  Gerald Brady Memorial Awards for Senyru

Results: Previous years

 

 

Entries: The Tanka Society of America Sanford Goldstein International Tanka Contest

Results: 2016 and Previous Years

 

June 30

Entries: 13th Pumpkin Festival In The Town Of Ivanić-Grad 2017; Theme: pumpkins. For more information, contact dvrozic [at] gmail [dot] com

Results, 2016

 

June 30, 2017

Entries: 6th Japan-Russia Haiku Contest

Results previous year

 

July 1, 2018

Entries: 2018 Masa Haiku Contest

 

 

July 20, 2017

Entries: 2nd World Haiku Association Contest

 

 

July 31

Entries: The Snapshot Press eChapbook Awards

Results: Previous Years

 

 

Entries: UHTS "Fleeting Words" Tanka Contest

 

September 1

Entries: Annual Mainichi Daily News Haiku Contest

Results for previous years [scroll down]

 

September 1, 2017

Contest Begins: Lyrical Passion's World Haiku Competition

 

September 11, 2017

Entries: International "Kusamakura" haiku competition

Results

 

September 20, 2017

Entries: Annual Porad Award

Results

 

September 22, 2017

Entries: Haiku International Association (HIA) 19th Annual Haiku Competition

Results previous years

 

October 1, 2016

Entry period begins: Annual Genjuan International Haibun Contest

Results 2017 and previous years

 

October 31

Entries: 2016 Katikati Haiku Contest

Results Previous Years (scroll to bottom of page)

 

 

Entries:  Haiku Poets of Northern California - Haiku, Senryu, Tanka

Results: Previous Years

 

October 31, 2017

Entries: 2017 Autumn Moon Journal International Haiku Contest

Results

 

November 1, 2017

Contest Deadline: Lyrical Passion's World Haiku Competition

 

November 10

Entries: 6th International haiku contest, Lotos Magazine (Serbia). For details, contact dejan [dot] bogojevic [at] gmail [dot] com

 

November 30

Entries: The Heron's Nest Illustration Contest

Results 2016

 

 

Entries: Irish Haiku Society (IHS International Haiku Competition 2017

Results previous year – Scroll Down

 

November 30, 2017

Entries: 7th Matsuyama International Photo-Haiku Contest

 

 

Entries: Polish International Haiku Competition

Results Results 2016 -  Previous Years

 

December 1

Entries: Annual Jerry Kilbridge Memorial English-Language Haibun Contest

 

 

December 31

 

Nominations (previous results—see archives): The Haiku Foundation's Touchstone Awards for Individual Poems

 

 

 

 

Nominations:  The Haiku Foundation's Touchstone Book Awards

 

 

 

Entries:  Martin Lucas Haiku Award

Results

 

 

Entries: IRIS Little Haiku Contest 2017.  Theme: International Travel. For details, contact dvrozic [at] gmail [dot] com

Results