Poetry Out Loud Registration (Closed)

Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest, a national program for high school teachers and students, seeks to foster the next generation of literary readers by capitalizing on the latest trends in poetry – recitation and performance. The National Endowment for the Arts and The Poetry Foundation partner with the State Arts Agencies to bring the Poetry Out Loud program to all 50 states and the US territories.

Timeline for this year's program is as follows:

  • August 12, 2013- Registration opens. All school in Southern Arizona register directly on this site by filling out the form below.
  • October 18, 2013- Deadline to register your school
  • November 8, 2013- Deadline for schools to send notification of their contest date
  • February 10, 2014- Deadline for schools to hold contests
  • TBD- Southern Regions Semi-Finals at the Poetry Center

To participate in this year's program, you must fill out the form below by October 18, 2013:

The deadline for the 2013-2014 Poetry Out Loud registration has passed.

Arizona Board of Regents