2023 Jessamy Stursberg Poetry Prize for Canadian Youth – Winning Poems

Congratulations to the 2023 Winners of the Jessamy Stursberg Poetry Prize. The jurors were incredibly impressed with the quality of poems submitted this year, and we thank everyone who shared their poetry with us— we know the future of professional poetry in Canada is in good hands! The Jessamy Stursberg Poetry Prize for Canadian Youth was established to…

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2022 Jessamy Stursberg Youth Poetry Prize Winners

Congratulations to the 2022 Winners of the Jessamy Stursberg Poetry Prize. The jurors were incredibly impressed with the quality of poems submitted this year, and we thank everyone who shared their poetry with us— we know the future of professional poetry in Canada is in good hands! The Jessamy Stursberg Poetry Prize for Canadian Youth was established to foster a…

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2020 Jessamy Stursberg Poetry Prize Winners

  Congratulations to the 2020 Winners of the Jessamy Stursberg Poetry Prize. The jurors were incredibly impressed with the quality of poems submitted this year, and we thank everyone who shared their poetry with us— we know the future of professional poetry in Canada is in good hands! The jurors for the 2020 Jessamy Stursberg…

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2018 JESSAMY STURSBERG POETRY PRIZE

Congratulations to all the winners of our 2018 Jessamy Stursberg Poetry Prize! We were blown away by the plentiful submissions we received this year, and we’re so excited to have the six winning poems published right here on our website. Get to know our winning poets a little better by reading their interviews, included beneath their poems!…

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MEET THE POETS: 2017 JESSAMY STURSBERG POETRY PRIZE

Congratulations to all the winners of our 2017 Jessamy Stursberg Poetry Prize! We were blown away by all the submissions this year, and we’re so excited to have the six winning poems published right here on our website. As an added bonus, we sat down with the four young writers behind the poems to learn…

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