Deadline for 14th Annual Mark Smith Poetry Contest is April 13

FRAMINGHAM  The Framingham Education Foundation is accepting submissions for the 14th Annual Dr. Mark C. Smith Poetry contest.

The contest is open to students in grades kindergarten through 12 in the Framingham Public School system. At least one winner per grade will be announced.

The deadline to enter is Friday, April 13.

Poems must be written during this school year. Poems may be written in class, at home, in response to an assignment, or in a student’s free time.

Poems may be written in any language (please provide translations.)

Middle and high school entries should be typed.

Entries should include the student’s full name, grade, school, and teacher on the back.

Submissions may be emailed to or sent to the Framingham Education Foundation mailbox at the Perini Building, Suite 5, via the Framingham Public Schools inter-office mail.

Questions can be directed to Framingham Education Foundation President Kathy O’Leary at

Framingham Source Editor Susan Petroni

Susan Petroni Framingham Source Editor Email: Phone: 508-315-7176

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