Apply for your chance to become Houston’s next youth poet Laureate!


Applicants must be between the ages of 14-19 and reside in the City of Houston. Finalists must be available for interviews on Saturday, October 12th. The winner will be required to attend the WITS gala and Youth Poet Laureate Announcement on Thursday, November 14th.

You Win

Publication, scholarship, mentorship, and speaking opportunities.


Monday, September 23, 2019 at 11:59pm

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