|Peninsula Young Writers Writing Contest|
4th Annual Writing Contest 2014
For all current 9th - 12th graders attending school in San Mateo County
Prize money doubled this year and no fee for submissions!
Short Story--an original fictional story up to 2,500 words
Poetry--up to three original poems or song lyrics in total length up to 100 lines
Non-fiction narrative--an original autobiographical narrative up to 2,500 words
GRAND PRIZE sponsored by Westface College Planning:
$500 cash and a scholarship for a session at Peninsula Young Writers summer workshops
THREE SECOND PLACE PRIZES, sponsored by David Amann of EdwardJones: $75 cash and a $25 gift certificate
DEADLINE: All entries must be received by Friday, Feb. 28, 2014 at 5 p.m.
Notification: Winners will be announced by late March and will be notified by phone and email. An awards ceremony will be held in April.
Download a flyer here.
Peninsula Young Writers Annual Writing Contest 2013 Winners:
Pictured from left to right: Evan Hart, Carson Predovich, Lucie Pereira, Hanna Bolaños, Carmen Vescia