What a fun opportunity! Was your active child (along with the rest of us) blown away by the talent and poise of National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman, and her amazing performance at the inauguration?
Teens with a Purpose, Urban Word, and Hampton Roads Youth Poets are presenting a contest open to all Hampton Roads youth ages 14-19. Spoken word artists, poets, rappers, writers and emcees are invited to enter to win a chance to represent the state of Virginia as the Hampton Roads Youth Poet Laureate. The winner will also earn the right to apply for the National Youth Poet Laureate.
Click HERE for More Information and to Apply. The deadline to apply is March 20, 2021.