Imagine you have the power to change any one thing--no matter how big or small. It's a new year, and we're offering a new opportunity for you to tell us what you would change (and why) for your chance to win $1,000 towards your college education.
Would you change something about yourself? Your community? The world? Write a poem (in whatever form and style you choose) and tell us what you would change.
Need ideas? Get inspired with our action and tip guides.
HOW TO APPLY
- Make sure you're eligible by checking out our FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) and the contest rules. Basic requirements? (1) 25 years of age (or younger), (2) a current or former high school student who will attend/is attending college within the U.S. or its territories, and (3) a submitted original poem with the poetry slam tag What Would You Change Scholarship Slam.
- Become a Power Poet by registering to be a part of our community. Look at previous winners, Action Guides and other poems for inspiration.
- Add an original poem to Power Poetry by April 11, 2014.
- Check out our FAQ if you have any questions about the contest.