Are you good with words and enjoy creating poetry? Then this Merdeka contest is just for you!
In the spirit of Malaysia’s National Day, we would like to commemorate your 4-line poem next to our Malaysian themed mural which will be drawn outside the walls of Pusat Kreatif Kanak-Kanak Tuanku Bainun in Taman Tun Dr. Ismail, Kuala Lumpur by a local renowned artist; Mr. Azizan Said.
Other than that, the two winners will also receive a picture of their poem’s display and an official certificate of achievement mailed to their home address.
- Children: 7 to 12 years old
- Teenager: 13 to 17 years old
- Write a 4-line poem themed around “The Malaysia I Love”.
- No word limit but poems are limited to 4 lines only.
- Poems that are more or less than 4 lines will automatically be disqualified.
- Tip: Please avoid any content relating to Covid-19 or political leaders as this contest focuses on the greatness of Malaysia as a country.
- Review your draft and make sure there are no typos.
- Submit your poem via this google link:
- Contest period: 20 Jul – 12 Aug 2020 (@11.59pm)
- Result announcement: 14 Aug 2020
- The mural painting and poem display are expected to be showcased by 31 August 2020 however this is only an estimation and may be subject to changes.