SM County Poet Laureate

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Calling all Poets and Poetry Enthusiasts in San Mateo County!

The time has come to nominate the 1st ever San Mateo County Poet Laureate.

Nomination forms and instructions are available online at  You are encouraged to nominate your favorite local poet or yourself as long as you are over 18 years of age (see the website for the complete list of eligibility criteria). 

The Poet Laureate will act as ambassador and advocate for poetry, literature and the arts as well as contribute to San Mateo County's poetry and literary legacy through public readings and participation in civic events.

Nomination forms must be submitted by 5:00pm on Wednesday, July 31, 2013.