for High School Seniors
scholarships in the amounts of $200 to $500 will be awarded
to the authors of the four best seasonal haiku submitted
by high school seniors. Eligibility and rules:
The contest is open to haiku submitted by students in the
United States and Canada who are high school seniors during
the 200203 academic year.
Each student may submit up to three haiku.
Each entrants haiku should be on one sheet of paper.
The entrants name and address are to appear in the
upper left corner, and the name and address of the high
school plus the principals name are to be placed in
the upper right corner.
The haiku must be the original creation of the student who
Entries are to be sent to:
Haiku Scholarship Contest
PO Box 68
Lincoln, IL 62656-0068
Entries must be received (not postmarked) by March 1, 2003.
The haiku will be judged by the editors of Modern Haiku,
with the assistance of a panel of recognized haiku poets
if it is deemed desirable by the editors.
The winning haiku will be published in the summer 2003 issue
of Modern Haiku.
The decision of the judges will be final.
Entrants should keep a copy of their haiku as entries will
not be returned.
Guidelines are available at the above address. Enclose an
SASE with any requests or correspondence.