Young Minds Dreaming Poetry Contest

The South Carolina State Library announces a call for submissions for the Young Minds Dreaming Poetry Contest. South Carolina students are invited to submit poems about a person, place, or experience that has changed their lives. Submissions are being received January 16, 2018 to March 16, 2018. Winners will be notified by email and announced on the SC State Library website on April 6, 2018. Winners will have the opportunity to meet Kwame Alexander, receive a copy of his book, read their poems, and be awarded an Amazon gift card. The contest requirements, submission form link, and more details are available on the contest site or contact Ashley Till, Statewide Services Manager at