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Young Poet Laureate Warwickshire

The hunt is on for the 2018 Young Poet Laureate for Warwickshire!

Young Poet Laureate 2018

It's time to start thinking about Warwickshire's 2018 Young Poet Laureate! Applications can be submitted now.

The position of Young Poet Laureate is unique, giving the appointed person an opportunity to work with Warwickshire Libraries. Our poet laureate takes part in events and activities across the county under the mentorship of a professional poet. Warwickshire Young Poet Laureates have performed on the radio, on film, at festivals and led their own poetry workshops.

Are you aged 13 – 17?

Would you like to develop your poetry writing skills?

Could you perform to audiences?

Then apply to be Warwickshire’s Young Poet Laureate.

Warwickshire Young Poet Laureate 2018 (PDF, 804.65 KB) – application form.

Closing date is 17:00 Tuesday 31 October 2017, and  shortlisted applicants will be notified by Friday 1 December 2017.