Submissions accepted: April 1st – April 16th at noon
Voting held: April 19th – April 30th at noon
2021 Flint Poetry Contest
Celebrate National Poetry Month this April by participating in the Flint Public Library’s Poetry Contest! All ages are invited to submit their original poems for the chance to win an awesome prize. Not a poet? Not a problem! You can still participate by voting for your favorite poems and sharing the love of literature!
How to Enter
Submissions will be accepted between Thursday, April 1st and Friday, April 16th at noon. You may only submit one original poem (it can be any length or form), and your submission should include your name, grade (for teens and children), and phone number, as well as the title or first line of the poem.
Please email email@example.com to submit your poem, or if you have any questions.
How to Vote
Voting will take place between Monday, April 19th and Friday, April 30th at noon. You can vote online at flintpoetrycontest.wordpress.com, or by calling the library or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. You are allowed only one vote per category.
The prize for the children’s poetry category is a $20 gift certificate to Richardson’s Ice Cream!
The prize for the teen poetry category is a $20 gift certificate to Sol Bean Juice Bar & Kitchen!
The prize for the adult category is a Litographs blanket featuring the poems of Robert Frost!