Grants & Programs

Poetry Out Loud: Program Materials & Schedule

Poetry Out Loud curriculum materials include:

The program requires only two to three weeks of class time. 

2016/2017 Program Timeline

Deadline for schools to register

February 3, 2017

Implementation of school curriculum and contest

Prior to February 2017

Illinois Contests click to contact contest organizer

 
  Central Illinois in Springfield February 23, 2017, 4:00 pm
  Chicago Region February 15, 2017, 10:30 am
  Chicago Metro Region February 22, 2017, 10:30 am
  Eastern Region in Champaign February 22, 2017, 4:30 pm
  Northern Region in Rockford February 22, 2017, 7:00 pm
  Southern and Mid-Southern Region in Carbondale February 23, 2017, 4:00 pm
  Southwestern Region in Belleville February 10, 2017, 4:00 pm
  Western Region in Rock Island February 25, 2017, 3:00 pm

Illinois State Finals in Springfield

March 10, 2017, 2:00 pm
National Finals in Washington DC April 24-26, 2017