The Mighty Nose Awards are now open!

The Mighty Nose Awards are now open!
The Mighty Nose Awards is a prestigious national poetry competition with a unique emphasis on describing smell through imaginative writing. Children aged 7-11 are invited to enter their poems – either as part of their class with their teacher’s involvement, or individually. The winning poems will be featured on The Marty the Mighty Nose website and used on all our social media channels.
Entry Requirements
There are two entry categories:
1. Years 3-4 or equivalent, ages 7-9
2. Years 5-6 or equivalent, ages 9-11
Entries are read individually by our panel of judges. Judges score poems marks out of 5 (with a maximum score of 15) across the following: originality; quality of writing; and lively depiction of smells.
The Prizes
First Prize in each category:
Winning entrant awarded a £50 book token
AND a trophy 
Runner-Up in each category:
Winning entrant awarded a £25 book token
Key Dates
1st November 2020: Entries open
29th January 2021: Closing date for entries
Late February 2021: Winners notified 

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