Spoken Word Contest

Submit a poem using the contest theme: Write The World video contest 2022 23 sm

Spoken Word is a form of poetry that is created to be performed for an audience. It can contain elements of rap, hip-hop, storytelling, theater, and jazz, rock, blues, and folk music while making use of rhyme, repetition, improvisation, and word play to convey a story. Students will be provided with an opportunity to perform their work in front of a live audience in April.


The contest is open to students in grades 5-12 attending a school with a local unit PTA/PTSA in good standing.


Details coming soon! 

DEADLINE: Tuesday, February 28, 2023 at 12:00PM

Entry Requirements

Awards and Judging


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Submit with your entry to submissions@vapta.org