Renee Duke Youth Poetry Award
Deadline November 20 (must be received by this date), formerly November 30. Neutral free contest gives $150 for unpublished poems (maximum 1 page) by youth (aged 19 and under) relating to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. For 2022, sponsor seeks poetry that "celebrates a human rights hero--living or dead". Note that poets aged 13-19 compete in a separate prize category from poets aged 12 and younger. No simultaneous submissions. Limit one entry per poet. Enter by email only. Write "poetry contest" in subject line. Include name, address, telephone number, age, school and grade, and permission to publish; short bio is optional.
Published: September 7, 2022