THE WEDNESDAY CLUB
Entry deadline is February 1, 2018
April 11, 2018 at 1:oo pm
ORIGINAL POETRY CONTEST
ELIGIBILITY: *Adults over 18; living within a 50-mile radius of St. Louis.
*Any person having won first prize in the contest twice within the last five years is ineligible for further cash awards but may be cited for honors.
RULES: *Submit TWO TYPED COPIES of TWO poems, which have never been published or won an award.
*Use 8 1/2 x 11 paper with no more than one poem to a page.
*Sign with pseudonym ONLY.
*Type real name, address, e-mail address and telephone number on a separate sheet of paper and enclose with poems. No manuscripts returned.
SEND TO: Marilyn Sumner, ORIGINAL POETRY CONTEST, 42 York Drive, St. Louis, MO 63144
PRIZES: $500, $300, $150
JUNIOR POETRY CONTEST
ELIGIBILITY: High School Students in Grades 9 through 12 in the St. Louis Area
RULES: :Entries must be submitted through the English Department. Each student must submit TWO copies of TWO original poems, one per page, signed with a pen name along with one completed official entry form per student.
FOR ENTRY FORMS OR QUESTIONS:
Junior Poetry Contest Entry Form or email firstname.lastname@example.org
SEND TO:Nan Starling, Junior Poetry Contest, 14 Upper Conway Lane, St. Louis, MO 63017
STUDENT PRIZES: $200, $150, $100, $80, $50, and up to five $25 honorable mentions
TEACHER AWARDS: $200, $150, $100 (Applies to teachers of first three student winners)
JUDGE: GEORGE BILGERE