Writing contest taking entries from Lane County writers 5 and up
The Young Writers Association (YWA) is taking submissions for its 2012 creative writing contest MANY VOICINGS: IN TRANSLATION. Many cultures and many voices make up our community, and our multi/trans-cultural traditions and languages are a rich creative source for writers.
Writing contest entry details
- Open to ages 5 and up (including adults) who are residents of Lane County
- Entries can be up to 600 words
- See www.ywalane.org for full contest guidelines or contact Louisa Lindsay-Sprouse at 541/485-2259 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Get inspired: find writing samples and literary examples on www.ywalane.org
- Send submissions to YWA Contest, PO Box 51538, Eugene, OR 97405, or email email@example.com
- Postmark deadline: Feb. 1, 2012
- Winners will be notified by March 7, 2012
Winners receive prizes from local businesses and a workshop with bilingual, award-winning author Gary Soto.
About Young Writers Association (YWA)
Since 1994, YWA has stirred up literary play in youth and community. A nonprofit organization, YWA provides Lane County elementary through high school students with interactive, literature-based experiences in workshops, publications, camps, classrooms, and in inter-generational settings. More information is available at www.ywalane.org.