YA National Poetry Month Contest 2013
04.01.2013 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Beginning Monday, April 1st through Friday, April 19th, submissions are being accepted by email, mail, Survey Monkey and at the Headquarters Information Desk (2nd Floor) of original poetry written by area youth. There are three (3) Age Divisions: 11-12, 13-15, 16-17. There are also two (2) Formats for judging: Spoken Word and Written Word. All Spoken Word participants are required to submit a written version of their piece. Entrants then have the option to perform live for or submit a taped performance of their piece to staff prior to the event date. The three Spoken Word winners will perform at the Awards Program on Friday, April 26 at Headquarters at 5:30pm where certificates will be awarded to all entrants and winners will receive prizes.