Thomas Merton Poetry of the Sacred Contest

Award Amount


Application Deadline

Friday, May 1, 2015

Awarded By

The Institute for Contemplative Practice

Award Amount

One first-place award of $500 and three honorable mentions of $100 each. All awards are made on an annual basis and are non-renewable.


Four awards offered annually.

Deadline Info

This is a poetry contest. Contest information is available on the The Institute for Contemplative Practice website. To enter, the student must write a poem that expresses a sense of the holy, either ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.