2022 Video Contest: Call for Submissions

Attention, poets! We value the work of novice and experienced creators and want to give you the opportunity to share it. The winner will receive $500 and their work will be featured on our YouTube.

Finalist judge: Sabrina Benaim, author of Depression & Other Magic Tricks.

Visit our FAQ page for more information!

The 2022 Video Contest closes August 31, 2022. Don’t wait until next year.


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2020 Video Contest Finalists!

2020 Button Poetry Video Contest

Thank you to everyone who submitted to the 2020 video contest!

Congratulations to our finalists and winners!

Stay tuned for our 2021 video contest in July…

Scroll down to see our 2020 finalists and winners!

Congratulations to our winners, and thank you to everyone who submitted. Watch the winning videos on our YouTube channel!

Visit our Video Contest FAQ!