Georgia Poet Laureate Prize for H.S. Students

Poet Laureate’s Prize

 Georgia’s Poet Laureate, Judson Mitcham, in collaboration with Georgia Council for the Arts and Atlanta Magazine, is pleased to announce the creation of the Poet Laureate’s Prize, to be awarded annually for an original poem written by a Georgia high school student. A winner and four finalists will be selected by the poet laureate and announced in early April 2014. The winning poet and four finalists will have the opportunity to meet Governor Deal and the Poet Laureate and will be honored at the Georgia State Capitol in the spring. The winning entry will be published in the June 2014 print edition of Atlanta Magazine. All finalists will also be published at Entry details are included in the guidelines. The entry deadline is March 5, 2014. Contact Allen Bell at l address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with questions.


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