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Contest Program Descriptions


New Member Monthly Contest


A contest for new members. A new member is a member who has been on Neopoet less than a month.  Members who have been here less than a month will be rewarded by recognition on their profiles automatically. Put your best foot foward. 


 Neopoem Of the Week Contest


 A weekly contest where a poem written in the previous week can be submitted to that weekly contest. The winner will receive a one-month premium. If the winner has a premium account, they will receive a 5-dollar gift certificate.



Neopoet Monthly Contest


 This monthly contest will have an anonymous judge that is changed monthly. The judge chooses the theme and rules of each contest. The winner receives a three-month premium membership and a 25-dollar gift certificate to If the winner already has an existing premium account with Neopoet then they will receive a 35-dollar Amazon gift card. There are also Neopoet products that can be substituted for the cash such as a Neopoet t-shirt, Neopoet mug and Neopoet Tote Bag.  All tangible prizes are only available for our United States and Canada members currently. International members will receive an Amazon or Visa gift certificate. All winners will have their winning poems placed under contest wins on their respective profiles and the site news.



Neopoet Random Challenges


 There will be contests where the author must use the challenge topic as a title and the theme of the poem must reflect the challenge topic. There will be four of these contests per month with unlimited submissions. Prizes will be a month premium and your poem under contest wins on your profile.



 The Neopoet Yearly Contest


 A yearly contest of the twelve-monthly contest winners. The winner of this contest will be chosen in the month of January the winning poems will be circulated in a special edition of the newsletter. Our members will participate in choosing the Neopoet poem of the year. The Neopoet will be provided with a one-year premium account and a 100-dollar gift card.




To Submit a poem to any of our contest please click on following link:

Notice to all Neopoet members submitting poems to contests. Make sure you select the proper contest from the contest dropdown which is about halfway down on the submit a poem form. We will no longer be considering poems that have the contest title in the title of their poem. This does not apply for the random challenges.

To visit our current contests please feel free to click this link:



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