The Rural Oklahoma Museum of Poetry regularly schedules poetry contests to encourage people of all ages and experiences to experience the joys and fears of writing poetry. Contests are always free to enter and always offer cash prizes and other awards. ROMP encourages anyone to enter.

HOVER OVER the CONTESTS link in the menu or click the links below to see page details for each current contest.

Deadline Aug. 8, 2020

Racial Justice Poem Contest

Deadline Oct. 10, 2020

Open Poetry Contest

Deadline Jan. 9, 2021

Popular Culture Hero Poem Contest

Deadline April 3, 2021

Oklahoma Poem Contest