Application for Oshkosh Poet Laureate

Please fill out the form and attach documents below, or download the Oshkosh Poet Laureate application form here.

What previous education, experience, training, or other special qualification from your background do you feel qualifies you for the position of Oshkosh Poet Laureate? (500 words limit)
As Oshkosh Poet Laureate, you’ll be expected to identify projects that leverage poetry/the arts as a tool for inclusion, community, and togetherness. Please offer an example of a possible project you would be excited to initiate. How would you make sure the project is inclusive? (500 words limit)
Application Files
Upload file(s) with your application: 1 page poem based on theme, 4 poetry/writing samples, 1 page essay on why you want to be Oshkosh’s Poet laureate.
Files must be less than 20 MB.
Allowed file types: txt rtf pdf.