Poetry Contests

The Alfred C. O'Connell Library's
18th Annual Student Poetry Contest

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  • 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: Wednesday, March 20, 2019

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

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