Category A (Irish and International)
The IHS International Haiku Competition offers prizes of Euro 150, Euro 50 and Euro 30 for unpublished haiku/senryu in English.
In addition there will be up to seven Highly Commended haiku/senryu in this category.
Category B (Irish)
The IHS International Haiku Competition offers prizes from Dóchas
of Euro 100, Euro 30 and Euro 20 for unpublished haiku/senryu in English or in Irish Gaelic (with an English translation) about Ireland in the changing world. Besides being perfect haiku/senryu, the winning poems in this category may include reflections upon or references to "what it means to live in Ireland at the beginning of the 21st century". Ireland
This category is only open for participants born or residing on the
. island of Ireland
In addition there will be up to three Highly Commended haiku/senryu in this category.