Scholarship Slam on Civil Rights (Closed)

In honor of a movement that changed the world for the better, Power Poetry invites YOU to slam on civil rights. Entering the contest is easy and if you're chosen as the winner, you'll get $1000 for your college education.  How cool is that?

This Slam Ended March 31st.

  1. Make sure you're eligible by checking out the contest rules. Basic requirements? (1) 25 years of age (or younger), (2) a student or former student who has graduated or will graduate from a U.S. high school and is attending or will attend college in the U.S., and, (3) a submitted poem.
  2. Become a Power Poet by registering to be a part of our community.
  3. Check our Action Guides for inspiration - we wrote our Civil Rights Action Guide just for THIS scholarship slam!
  4. Add an original poem inspired by civil rights to Power Poetry by March 31, 2013.

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WARNING! Some poems contain explicit language.
help with scholarships i want to attend Northwood any amount helps
8 years 2 months ago
Ignorance is the new world powerThey say they give us education but feed us from a spoon coated in arsenic
8 years 3 months ago
    The power… The power to act as one wants… The power to speak as one wants …
8 years 6 months ago
Today I woke up human,  yet I feel as if I dont belong.  There are many other like me, 
8 years 7 months ago
How hard I try in my class?  How hard I try to find scholarships? How hard I try find bests best friends?
8 years 8 months ago