They say: “Faber New Poets exists to encourage new writers at a crucial point in their career. Open to those who have yet to publish a first collection or pamphlet, the scheme offers mentoring, pamphlet publication and financial support.”
If you feel like you would benefit from this, and that your poetry is already gaining substance and momentum, why not apply. There are four place available to poets keen to develop their work.
Manuscripts should meet the following guidelines
• 16 A4 pages of poems
• Set in 12pt Times New Roman or similar, and spaced at 1.5 lines
• Each new poem to be started on a new page
Your submission should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org and must be accompanied by a separate cover sheet including contact details and confirmation that you have yet to publish a single-authored volume of poems either in pamphlet or full-collection form.
Submissions may not be agented. Manuscripts must be received on or before 30th January 2015.
The successful candidates will be announced in Spring 2015.
It’s an exciting opportunity, offering the chance to have your talent nurtured and brought to the public’s attention.
Find full details at www.faber.co.uk/blog/faber-new-poets-2014-15/