The South Carolina State Library is coordinating the second annual Young Minds Dreaming Poetry Contest for students in grades 3 – 12. The Young Minds Dreaming Poetry Contest encourages young writers to capture the power of their words and experience the freedom of original literary expressions. The deadline for submissions is Friday, March 16, 2018. SC Humanities helped support this project with a Fast Track Literary Grant.
Submissions are accepted from Tuesday, January 16, 2018 to Friday, March 16, 2018. All entries must be submitted by 6:00 p.m. on Friday, March 16, 2018.
Winners will be notified by email and announced on our website on Friday, April 6, 2018.
Students interested in participating should review the contest requirements, register, and submit their poem here.