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Poetry Contests

The Alfred C. O'Connell Library presents
the 14th Annual Student Poetry Contest

student photo contest

Poetry is eternal graffiti written in the heart of everyone.
-- Lawrence Ferlinghetti


  • Entrant must be a currently registered GCC student
  • Entries must be original works
  • Limit of 3 entries per person
  • Send poems by email [attach Word document or include video/audio file for spoken word entries] to:
Subject Line: Student Poetry Contest
Include Name, Major, and GCC email address


Deadline: Monday, March 23, 2015

Winning Poets will receive honors and awards at a ceremony on Thursday, April 23

The Library is not responsible for formatting losses and maintains the right to publish all entries