Our 3rd Annual Braille Poetry Contest is open!

Originally by the National Braille Press, https://www.nbp.org

The theme for this year’s contest is freedom.  Freedom to be you, freedom in the world, fighting for freedom, let your creativity run free (pun intended)!  We’ll be accepting submissions from October 11, 2019 to February 07, 2020.  Winners will be announced on World Poetry Day: March 21, 2020. Click here for details.

Writers of all ages are encouraged to enter their original braille poetry for a chance to win a grand prize worth $100 and have your poem published on the Inside NBP Blog.

Age Groups:

  • K-2nd grade
  • 3rd grade-5th grade
  • 6th grade-8th grade
  • 9th grade-12th grade
  • Adults

“Poetry is like a bird, it ignores all frontiers.” —Yevgeny Yevtushenko