Amanda Gorman Award for Poetry

Announcing the Amanda Gorman award for poetry

Inspired by poet and activist Amanda Gorman, the Penguin Random House will be granting a college scholarship of up to $10,000 to one young, promising poet.

The 2022 competition will launch on October 1. If you are a current high school senior who attends public schools in the United States, including the District of Columbia and all U.S. territories, and are planning to attend college – either a two-year or four-year institution – in the fall of 2022, please check back in October to apply.

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