“Imagination Begins with You…” 2023 HS Writing Contest (13th Annual)

Celebrating our 13th year of the 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, 2023

See previous winners and finalist in One Spark.

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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.