Annette Skade has won awards for her poems which offer a distinctive way of looking at the world around us.
- Strokestown: Pastimes Past Times Summer Competition 2019
- Bailieborough Poetry Festival & Cara Poetry Competition 2013
- Cork Literary Review Manuscript Competition 2012
- Poets Meet Painters 2010
- Wordsworth Birthday Poetry Competition 2017
- Basil Bunting Award 3rd Place 2015
- Poetry Prize , the Allingham Festival 2014
- Poetry Kit Summer Poetry Competition 2014
- Poets Meet Painters 2012
- Wordsworth Birthday Poetry Competition 2016.
- . Poets Meet Politics Competition 2015
- Liquorice Fish Lost Voices Poetry Competition 2014
- Poetry by the Lake Competition 2016
- Seamus Heaney Centre Prize for First Collection 2014