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

Alliance.