If you are a Vermont teen poet, between 13 and 19 years of age, this is an exciting opportunity for you! Submit a portfolio of your original poetry and a CV that showcases your artistic excellence and community impact. There is a $500 cash prize and multiple chances to share your work and learn from other poets. Submissions are open Feb. 1 – 28 at youthlaureate.org.~Young Writers Project
The Vermont Youth Poet Laureate is a program of Sundog Poetry in partnership with Urban Word. This national program celebrates our nation’s top youth poets who are committed to artistic excellence, civic engagement, and social impact. Find out more to going to their website. https://sundogpoetry.org/youth
Poetry Society of Vermont members, please send this information along to any young poets and teachers who make poetry an important part of their day.