New 2017- 2018 Arizona High School Poetry Competition

Arizona High School age poets are invited to submit their poems for adjudication and potential monetary and non-monetary awards. Judges will be Alberto Rios, Poet Laureate of Arizona 2003, ASU Professor Sally Ball, and Mary Anne Morefield, published poet and resident of Arizona.

To Learn more:

Competition Rules and Regulations
Competition Application


The Iowa Young Writers’ Studio

Our chapter encourages high school junior and senior writers from schools throughout Arizona to apply for acceptance in this outstanding annual creative writing two-week summer intensive workshop at the University of Iowa June and July, 2017. A $2500 scholarship for an outstanding student writer will be selected by a Literature Committee at the NSAL National level. The Iowa applications for 2017 sessions will be accepted in February. For more information and application rules visit