“Imagination Begins with You…” 2017 HS Writing Contest (7th Annual)


Welcome to the seventh annual “Imagination Begins with You…” high school writing contest.

Contest Description: Short story, less than 1,000 words.

Prizes: First place winner receives $300. Second place winner receives $100.

Deadline: Emailed or post marked by March 15, 2017

Submission: Use the online contest entry form (preferred). You may also enter using eMail to brian.claspell@gmail.com (no attachments please, include story in the text of the email) or mail to Brian Claspell – 42 Alexander Manor Way – Simpsonville, SC 26980. Include: Name, email address, high school and year in school, word count, and title of story.

Winners announced in May.

Criteria: Short stories will be judged on: (a) Creativity/Imagination 50%, (b) Plot 25%, (c) Grammar 25%.

Any genre (fiction/non-fiction) is acceptable.

For complete rules or to enter visit the “Imagination Begins with You…” contest page.

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