Contest "25th Anniversary of Pontificate of Holy Father". Deadline November 30, 2003.
Poets have to send in three poems on "Holy Father" and three other on any topic.
*Contest "Four Seasons". Deadline December 31, 2003.
*Contest "My Beloved Country". Deadline January 30, 2004.
How to enter a Poetry Contest?
- Submit exactly three original poems, unpublished, traditional or free verse
(preferably as a computer printout) on the theme and three on any subject
- Each poem is to be printed on a separate page with your name on it
- Poems should be up to two pages long
- Submissions should be sent to: Polish American Poets Academy, PO Box 3214, Wallington, NJ 07057-3214,
or via email:
or via website
Members have no entry fee, non-members entry fee is $15 for three poems. Membership information can be
found in Section Membership
Polish American Poets Academy (PAPA) was founded in June, 2003 by Barbara Aleksandrowicz. Our mission is
to support Polish and Polish American poets at all stages of their careers and to foster the appreciation
of poetry. The Academy sponsors Contests, a Poet of the Year Competition, Poetry Readings, Books Promotion
and offers help in poetic craft improvement, critic services, translation from Polish into English and in
finding publishers on Polish and American Poets Market. PAPA also offers a poetry revising and a poetry
book preparation for publication.The Academy reaches its members through its website