Calling All Youth Poets! Apply to be Victoria's Youth Poet Laureate

The City of Victoria, in partnership with the Greater Victoria Public Library, is seeking nominations for the position of Youth Poet Laureate.

Created in 2013 by the Victoria Youth Council, the Youth Poet Laureate position provides the community with access to strong youth voices. The Youth Poet Laureate will reach out to vulnerable youth populations and encourage peer-to-peer education and inspiration through new works and by developing a community youth poetry event.

The deadline for nominations is Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 4 p.m.

For submission guidelines and more information, visit: www.victoria.ca/poetlaureate.