Poetry Contest for Teens

Deadline: Postmarked May 30, 2018

Contest Rules

  • You may only submit one poem
  • Your poem should be one page maximum


The winners in each of the following categories will receive a $50 cash prize and will be invited, along with their families, to the Festival on September 9, 2018 for an awards presentation. Winners will be notified in August.

  • Junior High (Grades 9-10)
  • Senior High (Grades 11-12)

To Enter

Complete the contest entry form and email it, along with your poem, to [email protected] with the subject line: POETRY CONTEST FOR TEENS.


Complete and print the contest entry form and mail it, along with five (5) copies of your poem, to:

Eden Mills Writers’ Festival
Poetry Contest for Teens
19 Cedar Street,
Eden Mills, ON  N0B 1P0

Contest open to residents of Canada only.

Questions? Contact [email protected].