Poetry Scholarships

Do you love writing; do you flow in the rhythm of the poems you write? Creative writing is an art which few people possess only and poem writing is one of niche of creative writing.

Poets are people with heart. They write what they feel. A poem is a mirror; it reflects the soul of the writer. With such artistic thoughts and creative talent, you can open yourself to all the writing competitions held at various levels in schools and colleges.

There are many colleges and universities offering scholarships programs for poets and creative writers. Poetry lovers can now send their samples and get selected for scholarship programs by top notch universities. You just have to express your self and pen down your deepest thoughts. You get a change to share your feelings and differentiate yourself from other poets and to express what your poetry means to you. You just have to make sure of your eligibility and basic requirements along with your poetry writing talent.


You can also connect yourself to the social network to get a much needed face of, your next level of being near to the scholarship.

Various Poetry scholarships offered around the worlds are:

Just Poetry – This is a scholarship offered by the Live Poet Society of New Jersey. The winner’s poem or poetry will be published in their National Poetry Quarterly or in their upcoming anthology and journals.

Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Memorial Award – If you write great poetry, this is the best suited contest for you. You just have to write original and unpublished poetry celebrating human spirit and from your heart, and you can win a lot of cash .You just can’t let this opportunity go. Refer to the details and start your journey.

Poetry Out Loud – Poetry out loud, is another great opportunity for poets, around the globe. You can gain all the needed exposure, cash, as well as some self confidence by participating in The Poetry Out Loud National Recitation Contest. You can also move up to higher levels for further competitions.

Eckerd College Artistic Achievement Award for Creative Writing – Here you can submit your poetry, screen plays, or short stories as well. If you have a niche for writing, this is what you have been waiting for.

Couple of much awaited opportunities for you are:
Fountain Head Essay Contest
Super Power Scholarship

These numbers of poetry and creative writing scholarships, help you live your dreams and get to the next level of it. You just have to pen down your heart and play with beautiful words, and you will be eligible to live up your desires of being a Poet worldwide.

With Poetry getting a lot of exposure worldwide, participating in these International and National scholarship programs could be of great help for a flourishing future ahead. You may take advantage of your creative talent. Take out all those poems out of your diary which you wrote in excitement, in love, in anger, or in utter pain. You may have penned down magic, during those moments.

Even the newspapers, publishing houses and magazines need great and creative writers today and they want the audience to get spell bound through the work you write and they publish. You can just harness your creative muse and turn it into your career and make money and land up getting fame.

Foundations and Organizations, giving poetry scholarships are

Nuclear Age Peace Foundation sponsors The Barbara Mandigo Kelly Peace Poetry Award, where poets enter the contest and earn a lot of money.

Ruth Lilly Poetry Fellowships is another such opportunity for young and aspirant Poets and creative writers.

Writers’ Conferences & Centres Scholarship Competition is the contest for professional development. You are clear enough of making a career into writing; this is probably a golden platform for you.

There more than the organizations and universities are doing, to bring out the talent in Brilliant writers and talented Poets.

In short, now poetry is not just for living on pages of your secret diary but it is the art in demand. If you have it, unfold it and earn reality of your dreams.

Arushi Seth


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