Congratulations to the eleven finalists of the 2021 National Poetry Month Poster Contest for Students. They are:

Bao L., Grade 12, New York
Nancy Y., Grade 11, New York
Tessa W., Grade 12, Oregon
Hafsat S., Grade 11, New York
Angelina L., Grade 11, New York
Marisa M., Grade 12, Connecticut
Kyle T., Grade 12, New York
Beatrix P., Grade 9, New York
Francine W., Grade 12, Maine
Erin Y., Grade 12, Hawaii
Lauren H., Grade 10, New Hampshire

The winning student, to be determined by Maira Kalman, renowned illustrator, and Renée Watson, New York Times-bestselling author and poet, will have their artwork featured on 100,000+ posters that will be distributed for free to schools, libraries, bookstores, and families nationwide for the April 2021 celebration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of National Poetry Month. 

Read the full press release.