Montgomery County Solid Waste District and Keep Montgomery County Beautiful are proud to present the 11th annual KMCB Poetry Contest. Students are encouraged to express their environmental ideas concerning litter prevention and awareness. Use your imagination and join the winners to see your poetry in print.
The contest is open to all Montgomery County students in grades 2-12. (Please note if student is entering under Special Education division)
One entry per person, one author per entry.
- Poetry theme must relate to litter.
- Entries must be legible on one sheet of 8 1/2” X 11” white paper, or submitted online.
- Please, no artwork on the poems.
On the back of the page, entries must include:
1) Student’s Name
2) Complete address including City and Zip Code
3) School name, grade and teacher
4) Teacher’s phone number or e-mail address
- Entries will be judged on theme usage, creativity, style, punctuation, spelling and neatness.
- Entries not following the guidelines will be disqualified.
March 31st: Entries due to Montgomery County Solid Waste District. (Late entries will not be judged.)
Mid to Late April: Invitations mailed to winners for the award reception.
May 14, 2011: Awards reception 10:00am -11:30am. Winners will receive a plaque, and prize.
Submit entries to:
Montgomery County Solid Waste District
Attention: Poetry Contest
2550 Sandridge Drive
Dayton, Ohio 45439
submit poems online at www.mcswd.org
For questions or information, call 225-4999 or visit www.mcswd.org
KMCB 2011 Poetry Contest