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Gaithersburg Book Festival Announces Winner of High School Poetry Contest

GAITHERSBURG, MD — Three winners have been announced at the Gaithersburg Book Festival High School Poetry Contest, including one from Montgomery County. A local poet, Gregory Luce, judged the poems. The winners were announced at the festival, which took place last Saturday. “The talent and dedication to writing these poems was both impressive and encouraging,” […]

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The Recorder – Teamwork Poetry Contest

Published: 05/22/2022 18:47:56 Modified: 05/22/2022 18:47:38 After three years, the Poet’s Seat Poetry Competition was celebrated with an in-person ceremony at Stoneleigh Burnham School on May 17, where 20 poems by Franklin County residents were read, heard, enjoyed and celebrated. While the annual competition, sponsored by the Friends of Greenfield Public Library, had competitions in […]

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Local students win top prizes in state poetry contest

Friday was the last day of classes for students at the Vogelweid Learning Center at St. Peter’s Catholic School in Jefferson City. For 9-year-old Brody Bax, the day ended with special recognition. Bax won first place in a state poetry contest sponsored by the Federated Garden Clubs of Missouri, of which the Bittersweet Garden Club […]

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The Cowboy Poetry Contest is making its way to Hays this week

Press release MANHATTAN — Riders with Rhymes will gather again across Kansas, as the Kansas Cowboys Poetry Contest resumes in person in 2022. “We are excited to be able to come together and share in person again, starting May 6 in Fredonia and May 20 in Hays,” said poetry contest chair Ron Wilson from the […]

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Around Town: Palo Alto Youth Recognized in Local Poetry Contest | News

In the latest Around Town feature, news on the winners and honorable mentions of this year’s Palo Alto Students Foundation Poetry Contest and the nomination of a Gunn High student to the County Youth Task Force of Santa Clara. poetic prowess… More than two dozen local students have been honored this year Palo Alto Student […]

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Bridgeport student ranks top 12 in poetry contest

CHARLESTON, WV — Morgan Sprouse, a junior at Bridgeport High School, represented West Virginia in the Poetry Out Loud National Semifinals earlier this month, finished in the Top 12 and won an award from honorable mention. Sprouse was one of 55 state and jurisdictional Poetry Out Loud Champions entering the annual contest. As the 4th […]

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Poetry contest honors former Sarnia writer

By Colin Gowdy May 11, 2022 11:56 a.m. A beloved poet from Sarnia still leaves her mark years after her death. The Lawrence House recently announced the winners of the inaugural Carmen Ziolkowski Poetry Prize. Tanya Standish McIntyre, from rural Quebec, won first prize of $500 for her poem “Conceive of a Circle”, Renée M. […]

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Elite Book Awards Announces Winners of Its NaPoWriMo’22 Poetry Contest

“What is a poet? An unhappy person who hides deep anguish in her heart but whose lips are so formed that when sighs and cries pass through them, they sound like beautiful music. – Soren Kierkegaard April holds an important place in the life of all writers, especially poets who like to challenge themselves with […]

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McKinnon Poetry Contest Winners Explore Identity, Origins Through Poetry

The three winners of the 2022 edition McKinnon Poetry Contest come from different hometowns and academic disciplines, but their poems all explore personal origins and impact. The competition was coordinated by Department Head Diane Thiel and the winning poems were selected by faculty judges. In first place, Benjamin Tabáček senior with “Homesick”; second, freshman Ariel […]

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GAD Capital suggests to Obtain Government Funding for Your Poetry

According to Publishing Perspectives, over 80% of Americans aspire to write a book. Finding the time and resources to achieve this objective can be difficult, especially while working full-time or caring for a family.  You can remove some of the roadblocks by sponsoring your book ambitions with government money, such as grants. If you have […]

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Kansas Cowboys Poetry Contest to resume in person | Agricultural News

Riders with Rhymes will gather again across Kansas, as the Kansas Cowboys Poetry Contest resumes in person in 2022. The 2019 contest winners were humorous Danny McCurry and serious Scott Wiswell. (Courtesy photo.) “We are so excited to be able to come together and share in person again, starting May 6 in Fredonia and May […]

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BCHS junior will participate in the final of the national poetry competition

Congratulations to Pamela White! The BCHS junior is one of the few students nationwide to compete for $50,000 in prize money at the 2022 Poetry Out Loud National Finals in June. On Sunday, May 1, Pamela qualified for the final round after a top-notch performance in the semi-finals of the poetry recitation contest. A total […]

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HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO: Leaf Art & Poetry Competition Exhibition Opening Celebration 04-28-22

HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for THURSDAY APRIL 28 Leaf Art and Poetry CompetitionExhibition opening celebration OPENING GALA – 5:30 – 7:00 pm Celebrate the opening of the exhibition of works entered in the Leaf Art & Poetry competition. Will include refreshments, live music and poets reading their works. Free, open to the public. Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown. […]

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Poetry Contest: Your best humanist haiku for National Poetry Month

TheHumanist.com is pleased to announce the winners of our third annual haiku contest in honor of National Poetry Month. Three weeks ago, we asked for haiku entries on humanism and humanist values. Submissions had to be in the form of a haiku, a seemingly simple three-line form of poetry: five syllables on line one, seven […]

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Poetry competition highlights 10 children’s poems about spring

10 original poems were chosen from nearly 350 children submitted to the KidsPost Poetry Contest. (Illustrations by Natalia Cardona Puerta for the Washington Post) A year after asking readers to think about the coronavirus pandemic for KidsPost’s annual poetry contest, we’ve decided a more uplifting theme is in order this year. So we asked kids […]

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Pulitzer Center Fighting Words Poetry Contest 2022 for high school students

Pulitzer Center Fighting Words Poetry Contest 2022 for high school students What is the application deadline? May 15, 2022, 11:59 p.m. EST Tell me about the Pulitzer Center Fighting Words Poetry Contest: How can poetry be an effective response to current events and unknown stories? How can we use poetry to connect global issues to […]

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3 West Haven students win first prize in poetry contest

WEST HAVEN – Poems written by Julian Esposito, Muhammad Kabila and Rylie Boynton were chosen from more than 100 entries for the top prize in the recent Land Trust of West Haven poetry competition. The students read their poems at an Earth Day awards ceremony – April 22 – at the Land Trust’s Poetry Post […]

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Farmington-area organization names poetry contest winners

Literacy Volunteers of Franklin and Somerset Counties has announced the winners of its 12th annual poetry contest. Laine Kuehn was the judge, according to a press release from the volunteer organization. Competition categories: 8-12 years old First Place: Strong’s Mackenzie Smith, “Beauty To Ash” Second Place: Skylar A. Thurlow of Strong, “Reflection” Third Place: Strong’s […]

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Keeratveer Bambrah from Surrey winner of the ‘Democracy and Me’ poetry competition in the grades 5-8 category

Lieutenant Governor Janet Austin File Photo: BC Government THE The Office of the Lieutenant Governor and the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia are pleased to announce the winners of the Democracy & Me Poetry Contest on Thursday. One winner has been selected in each of the contest’s three categories: * Kindergarten to Grade 4: Simon […]

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Buttonwood Tree looking for poetry contest entries

MIDDLETOWN — The Buttonwood Tree is accepting submissions for a poetry contest, “Set Your Conscious Free,” in honor of Susan Allison, the venue’s founder; and Barbara Payne, mother of the current Portland winner. Allison was born in Derby and raised in Louisville, Kentucky, according to a press release. She considered poetry and wanderlust to be […]

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Slammin’: Poetry Contest at the Fisher Theater on April 23

Bernard Schuber aka The Klute. (Photo courtesy of Sedona Poetry Slam) The penultimate installment in a series is often one of the best, and that will be the case as the Sedona Poetry Slam returns for its penultimate slam of the season on Saturday, April 23. The performance poets will present energetic and competitive spoken […]

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Harshman Presents Online Poetry for Moundsville Library | News, Sports, Jobs

Mark Harshman MOUNDSVILLE — Local favorite and West Virginia Poet Laureate Marc Harshman will perform a virtual performance of “Poems for Hard Times” at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 20, hosted by the Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library. This free online event will be available through the Zoom platform and Facebook. The […]

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Student poets invited to participate in the Live Loud youth poetry competition

By Elisabeth Slay The Shawnee News-Star eslay@news-star.com Young poets in Shawnee are invited to submit pieces for the Live Loud Youth Poetry Contest, which is now accepting poem submissions from students in grades four through 12. According to Brent Newsom, chairman of the Division of Language and Literature at Oklahoma Baptist University, poets are allowed […]

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Milton Public Library Hosts Teen Poetry Contest

Preferred region How does this work? By Lucy Mazzucco Published on April 14, 2022 at 12:42 p.m. To celebrate National Poetry Month, the Milton Public Library (MPL) will host a poetry contest for teens. The competition, which will run from now until April 22, will give participants aged 13-19 a chance to have their original […]

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Pulitzer Center Fighting Words Poetry Contest 2022 for K-12 students

Deadline: May 15, 2022 How can poetry be an effective response to current events and unknown stories? How can we use poetry to connect global issues to our local and personal contexts? Students are invited to explore these questions and have their voices heard in their entries for the 2022 Fighting Words Poetry Contest. The […]

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Poetry Contest Winners | Ely’s time

Charish Stevens Leilani Vining Gracie Lister The annual White Pine County Library Poetry Contest was held on March 26. It’s year eight and everyone’s comeback is performing in front of an audience. There were 32 participants and over 100 people present. Poems had to include original works, no more than 20 lines, and contestants had […]

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The annual poetry contest is approaching

The Lincoln County Library System is gearing up for its 15th annual poetry contest. This year’s judge will be local poet Amy Pearson, who also works as the executive director of the Yaak Valley Forest Council. The main judging criteria will be original use of language, vivid imagery and imagination. No theme has been chosen […]

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The SC Library system offers poetry, online presentations, bingo, and more. – The Voice

• Welcome Back Bingo will be held at the Memphis branch on April 14 from 6-7:45 pm Light refreshments will be served. Registration required. • Push Pin Poetry will take place on April 18 at the St. Clair County Library. April is National Poetry Month, so head over to the Teen Corner cork board to […]

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Bonnyrigg Birthday Girl Poetry Contest Joy

Sophie’s poem about a friendly mouse won the birthday girl a chocolate Easter egg, presented by her acting manager, Caroline Findlay. The finalists were Bonnyrigg P6 pupil Lucas Calvin, also pictured, and Emma Hannah, who is in P7 at Lawfield Primary. Sophie said she “didn’t know what to think” when she learned her poem was […]

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La Jolla News Nuggets: Grammys for Music Society Artists; youth poetry contest; egg hunts; Continued

Grammys go to La Jolla Music Society artists The April 3 Grammy Awards ceremony saw honors given to artists who have recently appeared or are scheduled to appear in La Jolla through the La Jolla Music Society. Caroline Shaw, who won Best Contemporary Classical Composition for “Shaw: Narrow Sea,” will perform in several concerts during […]

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Poetry competition opens, SBCC Dance to host ‘Collective’ – The Channels

With so much happening around the City College community, The Channels would like to provide one place for essential information. We will therefore be compiling a weekly list of current and upcoming events to keep readers up to date with campus news. – The Channels team encourages members of the City College and Santa Barbara […]

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New Brunswick Library Announces Youth Poetry Contest | News

The North Branch Area Library encourages young poets from across the area to participate in the annual North Branch Poetry Contest. Children from kindergarten to grade 12 are invited to write and submit a poem based on the “heroes” theme. To participate in the competition, participants must complete the participation form available at https://ecrlib.org/events/youth-poetry-contest. Registrations […]

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Wisconsin DNR Accepting Entries for Air, Air, Everywhere Poetry Contest | Iron River Publications, Inc..

Body MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is now accepting entries from third- through fifth-grade students for the Air, Air, Everywhere Poetry Contest.Now in its 11th year, the annual MNR-sponsored contest is designed to raise awareness of the importance of good air quality in honor of Clean Air Month in May.The […]

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KEC student finalist of the national poetry contest

KEC student reaches national final Al Gilbert, a year 11 student at Kildonan-East Collegiate, is a finalist in the Poetry in Voice competetion. Gilbert, who qualified for the final round last year, is competing in the English national final, along with Bem Denga and Stephanie Omorotionmwan of Calgary, Alta., who were selected by a panel […]

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Eckhart Public Library Offers Teen Poetry Contest | The star

AUBURN — The Eckhart Public Library will hold its annual teen poetry contest in April. April is National Poetry Month, and the library has offered this contest to middle and high school students for 18 years. The library encourages teens to express themselves and share their voices and experiences through poetry, putting their words on […]

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Student Represents New York in National Poetry Contest | WWTI

ALBANY, NY (NEWS10) — In March, Bethlehem Central High School junior Pamela White was named the winner of the New York State Poetry Recitation Aloud Contest. White’s passion for poetry stems from a class assignment in ninth grade. White said she was shocked when she won the state title, admitting she didn’t expect to advance […]

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Joliet Junior College and Joliet Public Library Team Up for Poetry Contest – Shaw Local

Joliet Junior College and the Joliet Public Library are teaming up to celebrate National Poetry Month in April with a poetry contest for all ages. Submissions can be audio or text, and the contest will be divided into age categories: kids (up to grade 5), teens (grades 6-12), and adults (18+). All entries will be […]

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Congratulations to the winners of our Spill The Ink Poetry Contest!

People’s Choice Winner: Sophia Sullivan Sophie Sullivan “To live” Don’t you dare to be so immobilized by fear that youforget to sing. Don’t neglect your happiness at the expense ofanother’s opinion – you can’t afford such a thing. Our limited residence on this earth will destroy you,shouldn’t you choose to dance. Short on time. The […]

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Lorain Historical Society Takes Orders for Bloom Lilac Sale, Holds Poetry Contest – Morning Journal

The Lorain Historical Society encourages the community to celebrate the 91st anniversary of Lorain’s lilac story. On May 21, 1931, the mayor of Lorain proclaimed the first Lilac Day in Lorain. The original celebration included music, dancing, the planting of thousands of lilacs throughout the city, and the crowning of a lilac queen. The history […]

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Brock UNESCO Chair to Celebrate 2021 Sustainability Poetry Contest Winners with Virtual Event – ​​The Brock News

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Chair at Brock University invites members of the University and the wider community to attend an online poetry event free. The 2022 Poetry Day celebration will take place at 5 p.m. on Monday, March 21 on Lifesize. Everyone is invited to attend the celebration, which will […]

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Branson Tri-Lakes News Youth Poetry Contest | Free News

The Branson Tri-Lakes News partners with the Hollister Area Chamber of Commerce to hold its inaugural poetry contest celebrating National Poetry Month in April. National Poetry Month is a time to celebrate the expressiveness, fun and charm of poetry, which was launched in 1996 by the Academy of American Poets. “We are thrilled to be […]

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Liberty: Winners of the Chronicle Poetry Contest

The Pittsburgh Jewish Chronicle thanks everyone who submitted poems to its third poetry contest. Again, our judge was Yehoshua November.Yehoshua November is the author of two collections of poetry, “God’s Optimism” (finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize) and “Two Worlds Exist” (finalist for the National Jewish Book Award and the Paterson Poetry Prize). […]

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Fairbanks Arts Association announced the winners of the 27th National Poetry Competition | Latitude 65

The Fairbanks Art Association announced the winners of the 27th annual statewide poetry contest on Tuesday. The 2022 winners represent poets from across Alaska. Erin Coughlin Hollowell was the juror for the pageant this year. Hollowell is a poet and writer who lives in Homer. She is the author of “Pause, Traveler” and “Every Atom”. […]

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Rockland Public Library Announces 2022 Poetry Contest: “BE Outside”

ROCKLAND – Whether you’re at the Grand Canyon or in your own backyard, there’s always something exciting going on in nature. From the swollen buds of spring to the last rustling leaves of winter, nature is full of poetry. What do you see or hear? What can you smell or feel? The Rockland Public Library […]

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Book Fest: Silver Spring Student Named Poetry Contest Finalist

SILVER SPRING, MD — A Silver Spring high school student has been named a finalist in the Gaithersburg Book Festival high school poetry competition. First, second and third place winners will be announced on the Festival website on Friday, May 13. Anastasia Matveev, a senior from Montgomery Blair High School, is a finalist in the […]

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In-person Gaithersburg Book Festival intensifies with poetry contest

The Gaithersburg Book Festival is back in person and will take place May 21 at a new location – Bohrer Park in Gaithersburg. Dozens of authors, including County Council member Will Jawando, Peter Baker, Daniel Black and John Gallagher, will be in attendance. Prior to the literary event, the fourth annual poetry competition for high […]

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🌱Beaverton Student Wins 2nd Poetry Contest + Reser Open House

Happy Sunday neighbours! Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in town today. First, today’s weather forecast: Cloudy with a shower or two. High: 52 Low: 46. Here are the top stories in Beaverton today: More affordable housing is coming this way. habitat for humanity received a record number of applications for the […]

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Alex Thurtle ’24 Wins Jean Corrie Poetry Competition – The Lafayette

Before he even started writing his award-winning poem, Alex Thurtle ’24 had a very specific image in mind: a dollar store tiara and a feather boa falling to the floor. Thurtle won this year’s Jean Corrie Poetry Competition with his poem “A Realist’s Curse”. The poem is a reflection on the struggles of human connection […]

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Delta Literary Arts Society launches first poetry contest – Peace Arch News

Local writers are encouraged to sharpen their pencils and enter the Delta Literary Arts Society’s inaugural poetry contest. Through April 1, DLAS is accepting submissions from literary novices and seasoned professionals, with cash prizes up for grabs. “We are delighted to provide a forum for local writers to share their work,” Diana Calliou, DLAS Treasurer […]

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Delta Literary Arts Society Launches First Poetry Competition – Surrey Now-Leader

Local writers are encouraged to sharpen their pencils and enter the Delta Literary Arts Society’s inaugural poetry contest. Through April 1, DLAS is accepting submissions from literary novices and seasoned professionals, with cash prizes up for grabs. “We are delighted to provide a forum for local writers to share their work,” Diana Calliou, DLAS Treasurer […]

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🌱 Shirley-Mastic Daily: a student wins a poetry contest + a workshop

Rise and shine, Shirley-Mastic! It’s Thursday, so let’s start with everything you need to know about Shirley-Mastic today. First, today’s weather forecast: Softer with clouds and sunshine. High: 46, Low: 29. Here are today’s top 5 stories at Shirley-Mastic: William Floyd High congratulates senior Amber Martinez on winning the Long Island Regional Poetry Aloud Contest. […]

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BCLS News: Library hosts first-ever poetry contest | Community News

The Berkeley County Library System is holding its first-ever poetry contest for children, teens and adults. The Berkeley County Library System Poetry Contest is open to all county residents ages 6 and older, with those under 18 requiring permission from a parent or guardian to enter, according to a BCLS press release announcing the event. […]

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Alexandria Area Poets Wanted for Earth Day Poetry Contest – Alexandria Echo Press

Once upon a time there was a man from Holmes CityWho said, isn’t pollution a pity!Our chemicals workIn the lakes by the tonSo he stopped fertilizing his lawn. Organizers of an Alexandria-area Earth Day poetry contest are looking for all types of original poetry, from limericks and haiku to odes, sonnets and blank verse, that […]

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Berkeley County Library System to Host Poetry Contest

BERKELEY COUNTY, SC – The Berkeley County Library System (BCLS) invites residents to enter the Berkeley County Library System Poetry Contest for a chance to win a first, second or third prize in the installments of the following ages: Children from 6 to 12 years old; Teenagers 13 to 17 years old; Adults 18 and […]

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Delta Literary Arts Society Launches Poetry Contest

The Delta Literary Arts Society (DLAS) is launching its first poetry contest where everyone from literary novices to professionals is invited to throw their hats into the ring. “We are thrilled to provide a forum for local writers to share their work,” said Diana Calliou, DLAS Treasurer and author of the poetry book Garden of […]

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Winners of Honors Student Art, Essay and Poetry Contest at Hoover City Leaders Breakfast

The Hoover Parent Teacher Council today honored city leaders with a breakfast at Discovery United Methodist Church, as well as student winners of the poetry, art and essay contests. The Hoover Police Department honored two seniors from Hoover and Spain Park High Schools who submitted winning peer pressure essays. The winners were Rotimi Kukoyi from […]

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WT Bad Poetry Contest Set for March 9 | KAMR

CANYON, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – These poems should not be compared to a summer day. They are ruder and more contemptuous. According to an announcement from West Texas A&M University, its 2022 Bad Poetry competition presented by Brick & Elm magazine was scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on March 9 at Legacy Hall, inside the Jack B. […]

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Gimaa’s Allyship Poetry Contest for Students

The Oakville Community Foundation’s Community Classroom Program has launched Gimaa’s Allyship Poetry Contest for college students. Gimaa (Chief) R. Stacey Laforme of the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation (MCFN) shared a poem titled “Nii jii” which means “friend” in Anishinaabemowin, and invites students to share their poetry about what covenant or friendship looks like […]

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Poetry contest attracts two county | Way of life

OLYMPIA – Two students from Okanogan County will compete in the National Poetry Aloud Contest on March 12. Malina Weigel, Okanogan High School, and Bela Moore, Methow Valley Independent Learning Center in Twisp, will represent Eastern Washington in the online competition. Due to COVID-19, this year’s national final will be broadcast on YouTube. A limited […]

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Earth Day Poetry Contest Returns to Solvang’s Wildling Museum | Lifestyles

The Wildling Museum of Art and Nature has opened entries for its annual Earth Day Poetry Contest, which this year has “Climate Change: Our Impact” as its theme. Santa Barbara County writers of all ages are invited to submit poetry that interprets the effects of climate change and humanity’s role in the issue. According to […]

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Buford City Schools Celebrate Black History Month With Second Annual Poetry Contest

In commemoration of Black History Month, Buford middle and high school students had the opportunity to express themselves creatively through writing in the system’s second annual poetry contest. Organized by the language arts departments of BMS and BHS as part of Buford Central Office’s Diversity and Inclusion Program, students from both schools were given topics […]

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Open High School Poetry Contest | Webster Kirkwood Times

The St. Louis Poetry Center is accepting entries for the annual Beverly Hopkins Memorial Poetry Contest. This year’s judge is poet and educator Srikanth Reddy. The deadline for submission is March 1. Winners receive cash prizes — $225 for first place, $125 for second, and $75 for third — and publication on the Poetry Center […]

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– Patten Free Library is accepting submissions for the poetry contest

Bath’s Patten Free Library is accepting submissions for its new poetry competition, the winners of which will have their poems featured on the Library Park Poetry Walk in April. “This is the second year we’ve hosted this event, but the first time we’ve included a poetry contest,” said Hannah Lackoff, program and outreach manager. “Our […]

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Enter the Palatine Library Poetry Contest

The Palatine Library invites you to participate in its 13th annual poetry contest. Budding poets of all ages can submit their best original piece from Tuesday, March 15 through Tuesday, April 5. This contest is open to all valid district cardholders; winners receive a Barnes & Noble gift card. Contest guidelines and entry forms are […]

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The 2022 LEO Literary Poetry Contest Winners Are Here

Another round of our annual LEO Literary Contest is underway, and we’re once again blown away by all the talent floating around in our community. We picked a 1st to 3rd place for each category – short fiction, poetry, color photography, black and white photography and cartoons – and various honorable mentions throughout, but it […]

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Statewide Poetry Contest Accepting Entries | Latitude 65

The Fairbanks Arts Association is accepting entries for its 27th statewide poetry contest through the end of the week. Poets of all ages can participate and will be judged in four categories: primary, middle school, high school and adult. “As a celebration of literary art, this contest aims to encourage, publicize and reward high-quality poetry […]

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Poetry contest open to Bucks County high school students

Bucks County Community College, which has nurtured writers for more than 50 years, is inviting young creatives to enter Bucks County High School’s 35th Annual Poet of the Year Contest for a chance to win $300. Students have until Friday, March 11 to submit three original poems, according to Dr. Ethel Rackin, director of the […]

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🌱 Black History Month Poetry Contest + Circus Circus Job Fair

Good day, neighbors! Dominique-Noelle Rafael here with your Tuesday edition of the Las Vegas Daily. First, today’s weather forecast: Cloudy and sunny weather. Top: 62 Bottom: 39. Here are today’s top three stories in Las Vegas: Circus Circus will hold a job fair on Wednesday for the upcoming spring season. More than 100 line and […]

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Readings and writers: Book award winner, poetry contest and new children’s book – Duluth News Tribune

Story Hours, Wednesdays at 10:15 a.m. at the Duluth Main Library and West Duluth branch and Thursdays at 10:15 a.m. at the Mount Royal branch. Go to duluthlibrary.evanced.info/signup/calendar. The Arrowhead bookcase system offers “Create A Comic Take and Make kits” with author and illustrator Chris Monroe until Monday, January 31. Create and draw your own […]

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Bucks County High School Scribes Encouraged to Enter 35th Annual Poetry Contest

NEWTOWN >> Bucks County Community College, which has nurtured writers for more than 50 years, is inviting young creatives to enter Bucks County High School’s 35th Annual Poet of the Year Contest for a chance to win $300. Students have until Friday, March 11 to submit three original poems, according to Dr. Ethel Rackin, director […]

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Burns Night: Scotch Whiskey Poetry Competition Launch – With Rare, Vintage Prize

To celebrate the bard, a national whiskey poetry competition has been launched – and the winner will receive a rare vintage malt. Whiskey retailers Cask Whiskey Investment Partners and BBC Radio Scotland presenter and whiskey lover Vic Galloway have teamed up to launch the competition for whiskey fans. The Spirit of Whiskey invites connoisseurs across […]

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Estevan Student Places Second in Provincial Poetry Contest – DiscoverEstevan.com

A Grade 12 student from Estevan has been recognized provincially after placing second in his age category in a poetry contest. This Louis Riel Day Poetry Contest was organized by Metis Nations Saskatchewan, and entries were accepted last year. The student, Cole Blondeau, says he drew inspiration from his own experience for Mstarhis inspiration. “Mostly […]

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The Eberhart Poetry Contest – Austin Daily Herald

By Edwina Harder Talent Development Coordinator Gifted Services Students and the community look forward to many events at Austin public schools, from homecoming to the annual holiday concert. One such event is the Austin Public School Richard Eberhart Poetry Contest. This competition, a celebration of student poetry, is named for Poet Laureate Richard Eberhart, born […]

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Annual poetry contest accepting submissions | Local News

Special for the News Herald RALEIGH — North Carolina State University invites people to participate in its annual North Carolina State Poetry Contest, a free literary contest open to all North Carolina residents, including international and registered international students at North Carolina universities. It remains one of the largest free poetry contests in the South. […]

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Poster, Essay, Poetry Contest Winners

GREEN BAY — The winners of the Brown County MLK Celebration poster and creative writing contest were announced Saturday at the 27th annual event honoring the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. K-12 students from Brown County and Oneida Nation schools were invited to enter the contest by submitting an illustration, creative writing […]

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PB POETRY FESTIVAL applauds the winners of the 2022 high school poetry competition

Susan R. Williamson, director of the Palm Beach Poetry Festival, and Blaise Allen, Ph.D., director of community outreach for the Festival, today announced the winners of the annual Palm Beach County High School Poetry Contest. . The 18th Annual Poetry Festival begins today and will run until January 15, 2022. In addition to the cash […]

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DNR Announces 2021 Air, Air Everywhere Poetry Contest Winner | Local News

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) held its 10th annual poetry contest in May to celebrate Clean Air Month. Third, fourth and fifth graders in Wisconsin completed activities in DNR’s Air, Air Everywhere Teacher’s Activity Guide, and wrote poems and riddles about what they learned about air in our state. The annual poetry contest […]

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Poetry contest launched for Vancouver’s significant places

As the city’s new Poet Laureate settles in, she’s launching a new competition for young, emerging and established wordsmiths. Fiona Tinwei Lam is Vancouver’s sixth Poet Laureate; part of that is creating a legacy project. In Lam’s case, it’s about creating the City Poems Contest. The competition focuses on sites in what is now known […]

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We have a winner: Favorite Things Poetry Contest

Swamp Reflections Richard van Duyvendyk Dear readers Christmas marked exactly one year since I started writing articles and stories for the Millstone. I am grateful to all of you who gave me your time to read my column. I especially thank our editor, Brent Eades, who gives me the space to write to you has […]

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Valentine’s Day Poetry Contest, Poetry Workshops, and more…

by David Miller Loveland, Ohio – We would all love to receive a personal poem of affection on Valentine’s Day, but you all know that sometimes it’s better to give than to receive. Law? Well, here’s your opportunity because each year, Loveland Valentine Ladies and the Little Miami River Chamber Alliance invite students, teachers, parents […]

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Director Lingusamy Announces Tamil Haiku Poetry Contest

Chennai, Dec 26 (IANS): Director Lingusamy has announced a Tamil Haiku poetry contest in honor of the late Tamil poet Abdul Rahman. Taking to social media to announce the contest, Lingusamy said, “I feel this as an important thing in my life. It’s for the immense respect I have for Abdul Rahman and my love […]

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Four college students from northeast Queens win annual Halloween essay and poetry contest

Clockwise from top left: winners Koey Ma, Renee Suh, Jason Piao and Isabella Reyes. (Photos courtesy of MP Braunstein’s office) Sign up for our amNY Sports email newsletter for news and game coverage from your favorite teams Four elementary school students from northeast Queens were recently named winners of an annual “spooktacular” writing contest. On […]

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MLK Youth Poetry Contest Seeks Entries – Welcome to the City of Fort Worth

Posted on December 13, 2021 Updated January 11 In the spirit of Martin Luther King, Jr., we invite you to write a poem or create visual art on the theme of social transformation. Base your work on a quote or speech by Martin Luther King, Jr. All work must be original, written or created by […]

Poetry contest

Letter to Santa Claus, poetry contest, entertainment… there’s something for all ages this Christmas

The festive season is well and truly launched with the inauguration of the Christmas Village on December 3 and numerous events planned in the Principality. Santa’s post office is now open Has your child been naughty or nice this year? A very special service is open until December 24 to process mail. Regardless of the […]