2021 Well Versed! Teen Poetry Contest entry form

First and last name
Primary phone number where you can be reached if questions about your entry arise.
Please type your poem directly into this box or copy and paste poem from your creation source
By inputting your name, you certify that the poem is your original work and neither whole or part of this entry has been used in any publication. You further release this entry for publication by the Winter Park Public Library if it becomes award-winning.

Here's How It Works

1.  Poem may be in any form (lyric,limerick, concrete, rap, etc.).

2. Up to two poems may be submitted per applicant.

3. No offensive language: poems should not contain vulgarity, excessive violence, or material considered offensive to any religious or ethnic groups, gender or persons with physical or mental disabilities. Such material will be disqualified.

4. Deadline for entries is Monday, April 26, 2021; entries be submitted electronically or dropped off to the Winter Park Public Library with submission form attached. For paper submission form, please visit the Youth Services department.

5. Keep a copy of your poem(s); entries will not be returned.

6. Winners will be contacted on Friday, April 30 via email or phone. 

7. Winning poems will also be featured on the Library’s website and social media.

First prize
$50 amazon.com gift card
& publication on Library’s website & social media

Second prize

$25 amazon.com gift card
& publication on Library’s website & social media

Third prize

$15 amazon.com gift card
& publication on Library’s website & social media