March 1 - May 1, 2018

The AstroPoetry Contest is now CLOSED - Thank you for participating!

The contest is intended for children, teenagers, and adults, worldwide. There will be three categories:

1. Children grades 1-6

2. Children & Young Adults grades 7-12

3. Open (Adults)


Contest Rules:

Poems must be written in English. Only original poems written by contestants will be accepted. Please do not send in poems copied from books, the internet, or previously published, in any form.

Teachers, please review all of your students' poems before submission.

Poems may be on any astronomy, night sky, or space-related subject.

Poems may be in any style or form. It is preferred that they be less than 30 lines in length.

The contest winners will be chosen by a panel of judges.

Poems received after May 1, 2018 will not be accepted.

Please submit your full name on the form exactly as you would like to see your name displayed on a certificate, should you win.

Prizes - TBA

Share a line of your poem with or without an image on Facebook or Tweet using #GAM2018 (@gam_awb).

Submissions will be accepted through May 1.