more regions

PENFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY'S 35th ANNUAL TEEN POETRY CONTEST

The event has already taken a place at this date: 
Sun, 04/01/2012
Time: 
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Ages: 
9-12 years
Teenagers
For 6th-12th graders who live in or attend school in Monroe County

The Rules:

Each contestant may submit one poem.

The poem must be the contestant's original work.

Contestants must live in or attend school in Monroe County.

To submit your poem via email:The poem must be submitted as a Word document or a PDF. The contestant’s name should not appear on the same page as the poem. A separate page with the contestant’s name, grade, school, home address, and phone number must be included. Please send the poem as an attachment to [email protected]. Please enter “Poetry Contest” in the subject line of the email. You will receive a confirmation reply email within a few days.

To submit your poem on paper:Type the poem on 8 ½ x 11” paper. The contestant’s name should not appear on the same page as the poem. A separate page with the contestant’s name, grade, school, home address, and phone number must be included. Please send the poem to: TEEN POETRY CONTEST, Penfield Public Library, 1985 Baird Road, Penfield, NY 14526.

Poems must be received by Monday, April 30, 2012.

Winners will be announced in mid- May. THE PRIZES: Furnished by the Friends of the Penfield Public Library, the prizes are First Place -- $50, Second Place -- $35, and Third Place -- $25, in each of three Divisions: High School (Grades 9-12); 7th and 8th Grade; and 6th Grade. 

 

 

© 2012, KidsOutAndAbout.com. This information may not be reproduced, in whole or in part, without the express written permission of KidsOutAndAbout.com.