PSi Deadlines

POETRY SLAM INC.
DEADLINES

VENUES
New Venue certification – All year
Venue re-certification – October1 – December 31
Late Venue Venue certification deadline – January 31 (after which venues must re-certify as new)

MEMBERSHIP
Membership renewal: Annual on date of original membership

Women of the World Poetry Slam (WOWps)
WOWps takes place in March

Registration opens (Certified Venues): 2nd Monday in December

Registration opens (Registered Venues/Storm): 1st Friday in January

Registration closes: 3rd Friday in January

Last day to cancel and receive any refund for WOWps: 45+ days out =100% refund, 30+ days out = 50% refund, 29 days out =0% refund of tournament fees but not memberships dues.

National Poetry Slam (NPS)
NPS takes place in August
Registration opens (Certified Venues): 1st Monday in April
Registration opens (Registered Venues): 1st Monday in May
Registration closes: June 1
Last day to declare under 21 team at NPS (if NPS is 18+ that year): July 1

Last day to cancel and receive any refund for NPS: 45+ days out =100% refund, 30+ days out = 50% refund, 29 days out =0% refund of tournament fees but not memberships dues.

Individual World Poetry Slam (iWPS)
iWPS takes place in October

Registration opens (Certified Venues & Last Year’s Champion): 3rd Monday in July
Registration opens (Registered Venues/Storm): 2nd Monday in August
Registration closes: 3rd Friday in August

Cancellation deadline for iWPS: 45+ days out =100% refund, 30+ days out = 50% refund, 29 days out =0% refund of tournament fees but not memberships dues.

SLAMMASTERS/FAMILY MEETINGS
SlamMasters – WOWPS and NPS
Slam Family – NPS

WIN & YOU’RE IN (W&YI)
W&YI season: October 1 – March 31

PSI HOLIDAYS (OFFICES CLOSED)
New Year’s Day
Martin Luther King Day
President’s Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Veteran’s Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas

Questions? Comments? Additions?
Contact: executivedirector@poetryslam.com SUBJECT: PSI Deadlines