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2024 IN MN Literary Award

There is still time to submit your poetry writing for the 2024 Irish Network MN Bloomsday Literary Award in poetry.

Electronic submissions only – open until June 10, 2024.

The entries will be judged on:

  • Celtic subject matter, viewpoint or context
  • Unique writing style
  • Creativity

Submission guidelines

Electronic submissions (pdf or word format) via e-mail only, reprints and multiple submissions will be accepted by e-mail.


  • $1000 Award
  • The judges’ decisions will be finalized by June 13, 2024, with the announcement of the winner at Irish Network MN’s 7th Annual Bloomsday Festival, Thursday, June 13, 2024.

If you have a published work of poetry and would like to enter our contest, please submit an electronic copy of your work either in pdf form or word format to:

 [email protected] or

 [email protected]