Grand Prix Poésie RATP : the 10th edition

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the RATP Poetry Grand Prix, you have from April 9th to April 23rd to vote for your favorite poem among the winners of previous editions. We explain everything to you.

Thanks to the 11,940 budding poets who participated in the 2024 edition of the RATP Poetry Grand Prix! Once again this year, RATP has organized a grand poetic writing contest. The winners will have the privilege of seeing their poem displayed in our spaces, on platforms, in subway cars, and also aboard buses. For this anniversary edition, the amateur poetry contest jury is chaired by Belgian novelist Amélie Nothomb.

Become a Jury Member

For this anniversary edition, passengers are also part of the jury:

  • You too can participate in the selections by voting online for the Special 10th Anniversary Prize. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the contest, you can exceptionally vote for the Grand Prize... of Grand Prizes! The poem that accumulates the most votes will also be displayed in our spaces this summer.

To designate which of the winning poems from previous editions is your favorite, visit the dedicated contest website from April 9th to April 23rd:

Grand Prix Poésie RATP - Prix spécial des 10 ans

Looking back on 10 years of poetry

Live the 10 years of the competition through a retrospective, allowing you to (re)discover the winners of each edition, on the Grand Prix Poésie website. An opportunity to observe the diversity offered by poetry over the various editions, influenced by its jury presidents, its laureates, its posters...

Poetry on social media

On social media, influencer Grosso modo is the ambassador of the 2024 edition of the Grand Prix Poésie. He talks about it during one of his walks:

@grossomodo_ À vous d'écrire de la poésie ! Le Grand Prix Poésie RATP m'a proposé d'être leur humble ambassadeur. Merci à eux @RATP ! Pour participer, retrouvez le lien dans ma bio ? #Booktok #Paris #Parisian #Parisianlife #Parisianstyle #Balade #Poesie ♬ Spark - Asti Fajriani

To not miss any news about the contest, check the hashtag #GrandPrixPoésie on our social media platforms: Instagram, Facebook, Tiktok, LinkedIn or X!

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