The XIX National Poetry Contest is called, which, since its creation in the first edition of the Olive Fair, is a frame of reference in the program of activities that are called for the event in each of its celebrations.
Until next May 3rd, the applicants of the competition have a maximum of two works to present, which will deal with the culture of the olive tree as the main theme, inspired by the traditions, landscape, heritage, olive tree and/or derived products under the direction of: Consorcio Feria del Olivo de Montoro, Plaza de España n. 1, 14600 – Montoro (Córdoba).
As a prerequisite, the works must be unpublished, i.e. not awarded in other competitions. In addition, they must be written in Spanish, typed in double-spaced on one side only (Din A-4).
Prestigious writers, literature teachers and representatives of the Montoro Olive Tree Fair Consortium will form the Jury to decide on the winner of the competition. The author of the winning work shall be given sufficient notice before the prize is awarded.
The winner will receive a prize of 300 euros and a Trophy, which will be awarded at the closing ceremony of the XIX Olive Fair on 18 May, giving their rights to the Montoro Olive Fair Consortium.
For more information, see the Competition Rules: