The Ruth Berrien Fox Award, given annually to the best poem or poems written by a high school student in Massachusetts, is now open for submissions. The deadline for the contest is March 27. We’ve had some success with this contest, as Dora Kadish won the $100 prize in 2013.
Attached below are the submission guidelines, which you can also find at the New England Poetry Club website
Contest deadline: March 27
No fee for full time students.
Submit in duplicate, with school name, grade, address and email address of student, and contest name on one entry.
Send to: Children’s Contests, Longfellow National Historic Site, 105 Brattle St., Cambridge MA 02138
Ruth Berrien Fox Award
Given for a poem by a Massachusetts High School student. Prize $100.