CCEW Poetry Contest

Beknouse/ March 19, 2021/ Uncategorized

The Local Section will resume sponsoring the Illustrated Poetry Contest for Chemists Celebrate Earth Week! Schools and youth groups are encouraged to have students submit an illustrated poem on the theme “Reducing our Footprint with Chemistry.” The age groups are:

  • K – 2nd grade
  • 3rd – 5th grade
  • 6th – 8th grade
  • 9th – 12th grade

First ($25), second ($15), and third ($10) place prizes will be awarded to local winners in each category. Winners will also move on the the national contest. More information and flyers for distribution are linked below.

There will also be a live (and recorded) Q&A about the contest on Friday, March 26, 2021 at 11:00 am. You can register at or send questions to Teachers that register will receive a goodie bag for their class.

The recording of the Q&A session can be found at

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