Bundey Prize For English Verse Application Form

A prize of $200 is offered for the best poem or group of poems. The competition is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students of the University of Adelaide.

The following rules apply:

  • Only applicants born in Australia can be considered for the prize. Please note, this is a requirement held by the donor of the prize and The University is required to comply with the terms set out under that Charitable Trust.
  • Each poem (preferably typed) must be accompanied with the name of the author in full
  • Copies of all poems presented shall be retained, and a copy of the successful poem shall be deposited in the Barr Smith Library
  • The prize winner will need to provide a copy of their birth certificate on receipt of the prize.

Please read the official Prize Rules in full prior to completing this application form.

The Prize will be awarded to the applicant who submits the best poem as judged by the Selection Committee.

Applications are open until 13th September 2024.

Were you born in Australia?

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I declare that the information I have supplied on this form is true and correct to the best of my knowledge. I understand that if I am awarded the scholarship and the University of Adelaide if at any time thereafter forms the reasonable view that my application included false or misleading information or documentation, I authorise the University of Adelaide to obtain such additional information deemed necessary to assess my application for this scholarship.

I understand that the University of Adelaide will not use or disclose any information supplied on the application form or obtained for the selection process without my written consent, other than for the selection process of this scholarship (which may include disclosure to third parties such as donors). All such information will be managed in accordance with the University of Adelaide Privacy Policy and Management plan available at http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/62.