The Fairbanks Arts Association is accepting entries for its 25th statewide poetry contest.
The contest is open to Alaska residents, and all poems must be original and not previously published. Poems may not exceed 100 lines in length.
Awards for first, second and third place will be awarded to entrants in four categories: adult, high school, middle school and elementary school. Entry fees for elementary, middle and high school participants are $3 poem, and adult entry fees are $4 per poem. Submissions will be accepted through Feb. 14.