Category - Teen
Open to students in middle and high school, this contest calls for original poems of any length and topic. Of all poems published each month, up to three will be declared contest winners, and the poets will receive a free copy of the publication as well as teen ink merchandise. Each year we celebrate national poetry month in april with our claudia emerson teen poetry contest. 2020 marks the crrls seventeenth year hosting this event, named in memory of claudia emerson, former judge, and advocate for our teen poets. All poems entered in the contest will be on display in gpls teen department starting the first week of may -- come visit and see your poem on public display! All poems entered in the contest will be published in the first ever teenburgh poetry contest literary magazine!every poet who entered the contest will receive a digital copy and you can check out a print copy that will available on the. Our semi-annual contest awards 100 third-place poems, 20 runners-up, and one 2,000 grand prize. You can submit a poem on any topic, employing whatever style you prefer. Check the submission guidelines on the right for the nitty-gritty details. The beverly public library offers an annual poetry contest for middle and high school students who live, or attend school, in beverly. After the poems are checked to see if they meet the guidelines, they are submitted to a panel of judges, who are local published poets. In honor of national poetry month, the homewood public library is holding a poetry contest for 6th-12th graders. Create an original poem (maximum 2 pages in length) in any poetry style. the contest, organized by kent district library in kent county, offers two chances to win prizes. Submit up to two poems for a chance to win a 50 meijer gift card. Then, read one of your poems at our 5th annual write michigan teen poetry slam for another chance to win! You must submit a written work to be eligible for the teen poetry slam. Add bookmark-no adult stuff-no swearing-have fun!-not required to edit authors notes. Read more this contest is awaiting judgement it closed on jul 06. Congratulations to sarah mohammed for being selected as the county winner of our 2020 teen poetry contest! You can read the winning poems from all our libraries here. Santa clara county poet laureate janice lobo sapigao selected sarah mohammeds poem citizen as the overall winner. In janices own words sarah mohammed writes with candor and desire for a country in the process of love and. teen with the poem judged to be the best will receive the book, smash poetry journal 125 writing ideas for inspiration and self exploration by robert lee brower. For more information about this library program or the teen summer reading bingo challenge currently underway, visit www.