Being a member of the Poets’ Roundtable of Arkansas gives you free or reduced entry into a number of poetry contests.

  • Poetry Day Contests – Reduced entry fee for members. See each contest for eligibility guidelines.
  • Spring Celebration Contests – PRA’s Dr. Lily Peter Spring Celebration contest entries are free, open to members only, and due March 15th.  See details in your yearbook and on PRA’s website.
  • National Federation of State Poetry Society (NFSPF) Contests – As a member of the Poets’ Roundtable of Arkansas, you are automatically a member of NFSPF and eligible for any member-only discounts or contests they may host in a given year.

Other Contests

  1. 2017 Arkansas State Fair Poetry Contest Instructions and Entry Form – PRA is partnering with the 2017 Arkansas State Fair to sponsor the “Best of Show” poetry winners in 4 age groups.  Entry is free for all Arkansas residents.