Program Solicitation: Poetry Out Loud: 2018 National Finals Competition

The purpose of this Program Solicitation is to select an organization (Cooperator) to produce and coordinate the three-day 2018 POL National Finals competition of state and jurisdictional champions of the POL program, in conjunction with the National Endowment for the Arts and its partners. That National Finals will take place April 23-25, 2018 in Washington, DC. The National Finals competition venue and hotel have already been reserved to ensure the availability of space.

In brief, the Cooperator will:

  • Produce the semi-final and final student competitions (the “National Finals”), including the production of a live webcast of the National Finals.
  • Coordinate program components such as participant registration, travel, lodging, local transportation, and other events for program participants