World Poetry Day Poetry Competition for all BVI Primary & Secondary students
The Callaloo Poets, in conjunction with the BVI National Commission for UNESCO, are inviting students from all primary and secondary schools, private and public, to submit poems for the World Poetry Day Poetry Competition.
The theme for the 2010 Competition is “How can I be a Good Role Model”. Students should submit their original poems legibly on letter-sized paper with their name, grade, school and telephone number to the UNESCO office in Road Town by Thursday, March 11, 2010. Poems should not exceed 50 lines and will be judged for originality, creativity and adherence to the theme. Only one (1) poem per student will be accepted.
Please note that the winners will be announced and awarded on Saturday, March 20, 2010 at the Callaloo Poets’ “Open Mic“.