Danielle Scott Memorial Poetry Contest

Danielle Scott photo

10th Annual Danielle Scott Memorial Poetry Contest

Danielle Scott was a beloved Teen Advisory Board member whom we lost to cancer.  We are sponsoring the 10th annual Danielle Scott Memorial Writing Contest to honor Danielle and her love of writing.  Teens may enter one poem with a theme of their choice.  Entries may be submitted below or on standard “8 ½ x 11” paper to any public library in Mahoning County by October 31st.  If you submit your entry online, please select the writing type (poem) and be sure to include your phone number.  Hard copies must be typed.  Be sure to include your name, telephone number, grade and school on your entry.  Entries are not returnable.  One winner will be chosen and will be awarded a plaque and a monetary prize.

Eligibility: All entrants must be in grades 7-12 and either live in or attend school in Mahoning County.  Contest runs from October 1 through October 31, 2018.

see the Winners of the 9th Annual Danielle Scott Memorial Poetry Contest »


Submit your work now to be posted online. Share your poems, raps, song lyrics or stories!

Your First Name (required)

Your Last Name (required)

Your School

Your Email

Your Phone

Your Grade (required)

Writing Type (required)

Your Creative Writing