2023 Poetry Out Loud State Finals Travel Assistance Application

Travel Assistance Form

The Tennessee Arts Commission is able to provide a limited amount of travel assistance to qualifying state finals participants based on need and availability. If awarded travel assistance, funding will be provided on a reimbursement basis at least 30 days AFTER the state finals on March 3-4, 2023 to ONE chaperone and ONE teacher (should the teacher be attending in addition to the chaperone) of the school champion. The amount of funding will be determined by geographic location and demonstrated need. Chaperones will be notified of the exact award amount before the state finals. The chaperone and school champion must prove attendance at the state finals to receive the travel award. This formed should be returned by 5pm on or before February 17th. FUNDING IS LIMITED AND CANNOT GUARANTEE COVERING ALL COSTS OF TRAVEL. For questions or concerns, please contact Julia Stark at 615-532-5934 or julia.stark@tn.gov