- April 22 2011 Kids Count Earthday Haiku Contest 2011
Children and young people are
getting us to look after our planet through the
message of haiku!
The contest is now
Starting Date: February 22nd, 2011
Ending Date: Earthday-April 22nd, 2011
The Haiku Society of America is sponsoring One Year
Memberships as prizes
for The 2011 Kids Count for Earthday Haiku Contest created
(Worldwide); With Words (U.K.); and Sketchbook
Haiku Journal (USA).
We call it the The 2011 "Kids Count for Earthday" Haiku
Contest because we
want you to help all of us to learn how to keep the planet
clean and healthy!
So who can enter?
Children and young people aged from 7 years old right up to
20 years from
around the globe.
If English is not your first language please do add an
version of your haiku entry as well.
The Haiku Society of America is represented by an'ya; Alan
Summers of With
Words (UK); Judith Gorgone of Planetpals (Worldwide); Karina
Sketchbook, Journal for Eastern and Western Short
The theme is "What Earthday means to you".
There will be winners for each category and entries based
All entries must be
postmarked no later than April 22, 2011 and include
the students name and address or school name and address.
(*NOTE: winners private information will not be distributed
to any 3rd
parties - all information is for internal purposes only )
Entries must be e-mailed to:
To be notified of results then email firstname.lastname@example.org
again saying "Let me know!" in the subject line.
Announcements of the Winners will be by May 22, 2011.
Winning Entries will be published in Sketchbook, a
Journal for Eastern and
Western Short Forms.
Enjoy the challenge of writing modern haiku, and best of
Alan, Judith, Karina, and an'ya (judges)
to the top
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