ENTRY FOR 2020 WAS CLOSED

The 25th International “Kusamakura” Haiku Competition in Kumamoto

Entry for the 25th International “Kusamakura” Haiku Competition was closed on the last day of August. Thank you very much for many applicants. So many people are suffering from the new coronavirus pandemic in the whole world, but we could have much more applicants compared with those of the last year Competition.
Prize winners will be notified by e-mail at the beginning of November. And the prize winning Haiku will be put on this Home Page in December.
Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the annual awarding ceremony in November will not be held this year. All the winners will have their prizes by mail

 

Application Guidelines
Entries must be submitted via the homepage.
Each applicant can enter up to two haiku poems. Entries are only possible in English, Chinese and Spanish.
Please entry from the button at the bottom of page 3.

 

KUSAMAKURA HAIKU COMPETITION : RULES FOR SUBMISSION

All submissions to the Kusamakura Haiku Competition must be original and cannot have been previously published. Haiku submissions to the Kusamakura Haiku Competition cannot be sent to any other publications for consideration, including online publications, and they cannot appear in any published form, including print magazines, journals, online forums, blogs, personal websites, etc., until the end of the Kusamakura Haiku Competition Awards Ceremony.

 

 

Previous winning haiku

Last Updated September 1, 2020
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The 24th Competition Awards Ceremony, November 16, 2019

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“Kusamakura” Haiku Competition Office

5-21-5 Hanazono, Nishi-Ku
Kumamoto City 860-0072 Japan
e-mail: kusamakura-haiku@outlook.jp