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Virginia Poetry Out Loud 2020-2021 Champion

Azhane Pollard, a senior at Hopewell High School in Hopewell, successfully earned the title as state champion for Virginia’s Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest.
Posted by Virginia Commission for the Arts on Thursday, March 25, 2021

News Archive

  • November 29, 2021 - Unique Entity Identifier Update Transition from DUNS to SAM; Deadline December 1: VCA-ARP (American Rescue Plan) Arts Recovery Grant; VCA Presents: A Virtual Artist Showcase Blue Ridge; Read More, here.
  • November 18, 2021 - IMPORTANT WEBINAR TODAY: Grants Innovation Exchange New Unique Entity ID; Just Released: VCA Presents: A Virtual Artist Showcase Northern Virginia Part 2' Read More, here.
  • November 11, 2021 - Just Announced: SVOG Webinar Updates Scheduled Beginning Friday November 12!; VCA Presents: A Virtual Artist Showcase Northern Virginia; Read More, here.
  • November 3, 2021 - VCA-ARP (American Rescue Plan) Arts Recovery Grant Now Open; Dance/USA Announces New Round of Fellowships to Artists Program; Read More, here.
  • October 29, 2021 - Just Released: VCA Presents: A Virtual Artist Showcase Southwest Virginia, Deadline TODAY for VCA - ARP for FY22 GOS Grantees Arts Recovery Grant Opens;  November 1 - Dominion Energy ArtStars Awards - Call for Nominations; Read More, here.
  • October 22, 2021 - JUST ANNOUNCED: Streaming Launch Dates for VCA Presents: A Virtual Artist Showcase; Leadership Listening Session - Venue Leaders and Performing Artists; Read More, here.
  • October 12, 2021 - VCA Announces Guidelines for VCA - American Rescue Plan (ARP) for GOS Grantees and Arts Recovery Grant; Important Updates on the SVOG and Latest Awards Report Read More, here.
  • September 28, 2021 - Coming soon! VCA Presents: A Virtual Showcase, National League of Cities: Creativity Sparks Economic Renewal, Artists Sunday, An Arts Field Guide to Federal Disaster Relief, $5,000 Artist Fellowships to be Awarded in Literary Arts: Poetry. Read More, here.
  • September 15, 2021 - VCA Presents: A Virtual Artist Showcase, Studio Two Three Announces Prints Included in New Time Capsule, Creative Forces Community Engagement Grants, Rauschenberg Medical Emergency Grants, Engaging the Arts to Build Vaccine Confidence. Read More, here.
  • September 7, 2021 - Mending Walls in K-12: Teaching Empathy and Creative Collaboration, ICYMI: VCA Leadership Listening Session Recording. Read More, here.
  • August 25, 2021 - CERF+'s COVID-19 Relief Grant Program, Barter Theatre's Black in Appalachia Initiative Monologue Competition, Poetry Opportunities - Fellowship and Call for Poets, VCA: Leadership Listening Session: Planning in Light of COVID Recording. Read More, here.
  • August 20, 2021 - Webinar: Upcoming Webinar to Discuss Performance Programming and COVID Policies/Protocol; EMERGENCY RENTAL ASSISTANCE; $5,000 Artist Fellowships to be Awarded in Literary Arts: Poetry. Read More,here.
  • July 29, 2021 - Grant Opportunities, EMERGENCY RENTAL ASSISTANCE, Free Webinars, $5,000 Artist Fellowships to be Awarded in Literary Arts: Poetry: Read More,here.
  • July 22, 2021 - Upcoming Grant Opportunities, Resources and Important Deadlines. Read more, here.