City of McAllen Poet Laureate-Call for Nominations

City of McAllen Poet Laureate, 2022 – 2023
Call for Nominations
Sponsored by the McAllen Chamber of Commerce

The McAllen Chamber of Commerce, Cultural Arts Department announces the application process for selection of the next McAllen Poet Laureate for calendar years 2022-2023. Submissions are welcome from individual poets who are seeking the position. A person who is nominating a poet for the position of Poet Laureate may also submit application packages. In either case, the McAllen Chamber of Commerce must receive the complete application package described under “Application/Nomination Requirements” below by 11:59 AM by August 30, 2021. The Poet Laureate to be announced by November 1, 2021.

Guidelines —> 2021 Poet Laureate -CALL for NOMINATIONS

Nomination Form —-> 2021 Poet Laureate -NOMINATION FORM (REV1)

Poet Application Form —->2021 Poet Laureate -APPLICATION FORM

Current and Past Poets:

Rodney Gomez
Priscilla Suarez
Edward Vidaurre