2019 CCEW Illustrated Poem Contest
Take Note: The Chemistry of Paper
Chemists Celebrate Earth Week: April 21 - 27th
The CNY ACS Local Section of the American Chemical Society (ACS) is sponsoring as illustrated poem contest for students K-12 from Seneca, Cayuga, Onondaga, Oswego, Madison and Oneida Counties.
Contest Deadline: Postmarked by March 30, 2019
Prizes: $25 amazon Gift card per K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12
Winners of the Central ACS Local Section’s Illustrated Poem Contest will advance to the National Illustrated Poem Contest for a chance to be featured on the ACS web site and to win prizes!
Contact/mail poems to:
CCEW Coordinator Prin Furst
Auburn High School
250 Lake Ave, Auburn, NY 13021
Write and illustrate a poem using the CCEW there, “Take Note: The Chemistry of Paper”.
Your poem must be no more that 40 words and in the following styles to be considered:
HAIKU – LIMERICK – ODE – ABC POEM – FREE VERSE – END RHYME – BLANK VERSE
Possible topics related to paper chemistry include:
Bioplastics Cellulose Fiber Lignin
Plastic Polymer Pulp Slurry
Entries will be judged based upon:
Artistic Merit – use of color, quality of drawing, design & layout
Poem Message - fun, motivational, inspiring about the theme
Originality Creativity – unique, clever and/or creative design
Neatness – free of spelling and grammatical errors