Poetry Africa Competition

Write a poem about a South African sportsperson who inspires you. Your poem must demonstrate how the sportsperson is a role model for South Africans.



Open to South African nationals only.
Original poem of no more than 2500 words.
The poem must be typed out in English.
Poems must be in a PDF document.
Times New Roman 1,15 Spacing
Age restriction is 18 years and older
 Top 5 winners will win R1000.00 each


Entry method and requirements:  

Email cca@ukzn.ac.za
Follow Poetry Africa and Centre For Creative Arts page on social media

Competition dates: 

Closing date: 24 January 2024


Top 5 winners will win R1000.00 each.