Do you Write Poetry?

CCC announces the 2nd Annual

Making History Come Alive through Words

2023 EXPLORE Poetry Competition for High School Students


Chicago Collections Consortium invites students to come to EXPLORE and be inspired!


5 $100 prizes will be given at the awards event scheduled for Spring 2023. 


Applications are due Monday, April 24, 2023. 


Please see the flyer below for more information. 


Applications can be found HERE


Good luck! 

flyer for chicago collections

It's time for the 27th Annual National Student Poetry Contest! Entry deadline is April 30th. 
$500.00 GRAND PRIZE!!!!
Prizes just for entering (random drawings from all submissions) 
* Laptop
* Tablet
* Wireless Headphones
* After-school shopping spree
* $25 Amazon gift cards
You can submit your poem online or by mail! 
For more information, please click on the link above, or visit