Sullivan County Poet Laureate Application

Posted On 27 Jun 2018
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Sullivan County Poet Laureate

Call for Applications

The Sullivan Public Library Alliance is seeking a Poet Laureate to promote “the Spirit of Sullivan County” – someone who would help to increase public appreciation of the reading and writing of poetry for children and adults. This is a one-year appointment with a modest honorarium.

To be eligible, applicants must reside in Sullivan County (full or part-time), have a body of literary work and be available for year-round engagements for the duration of a one year appointment (June 1 to May 31).

Deadline for applications is midnight, April 30, 2019. The winner will be announced on June 1 at a public ceremony.

For application guidelines, click here.


This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the

Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by Delaware Valley Arts