Youth Poetry Contest

Youth Poetry Contest

Submissions Open to Ages 12 to 24

Choose from 1 of 3 Topics:

  • Diversity is Our Strength
  • Be the Change You Want to See in the World
  • I’m a Canadian Newcomer

Types of Poetry Accepted:
Spoken Word, Rap, Lyrical Ballad with Musical Accompayment

Valuable Prizes for These 3 Categories:

  • Audience Choice (Ages 12 to 24)
  • Festival Favourite (Ages 12 to 24)
  • Future YouTuber (Ages 12 to 16)

PLUS – An invitation to perform on May 5th at our Kick Off Event for the Niagara Folk Arts Festival.

Please submit entry using the form below or drop off at Niagara Folk Arts Multicultural Centre, Attention: Youth Poetry Contest, 85 Church Street, St. Catharines, ON L2R 3C7.

We are accepting submissions from all the Niagara region!

Submissions will be accepted until April 25th, 2018, and the winners will be announced in early May.

Please complete form.