Young Writers’ Page


Classes and contests for students 8-18 years old.

If your child needs financial assistance, please call our office at 828-254-8111, or email writersw@gmail.com.

STUDENT INTERNSHIPS are available at The Writers’ Workshop.
For more information, contact our office at 828-254-8111.

 


YOUNG WRITERS’ CONTESTS

 

THOMAS WOLFE CONTEST

First Prize: $75       Second Prize: $50       Third Prize: $25      Ten Honorable Mentions

Deadline:  Postmarked by May 30, 2013.
Write a story of 15 pages or less, or a poem of 3 pages or less, double-spaced.
Include your name, address, email, birth date and phone number on a cover sheet.
Enclose self-addressed, stamped envelope for return of your story (which will receive comments by contest judges), and for list of winners. Entry fee: $10 per story.  Send up to 5 entries, reading fee, and SASE to: Wolfe Contest, 387 Beaucatcher Rd., Asheville, NC, 28805. 

 

 

CHANGING MY WORLD ESSAY CONTEST

First Prize: $75       Second Prize: $50       Third Prize: $25      Ten Honorable Mentions

Deadline: Postmarked by October 30, 2013.
Write an essay of 15 pages or less, doublespaced, about an issue that concerns you (for example: environmental, social, educational, etc.)  Research your topic, and offer possible solutions.
Please enclose $10 reading fee for each entry, and include your name,
address, email, birth date and phone number.
Enclose self-addressed, stamped envelope for return of your entry
(which will receive comments by contest judges), and for list of winners.
Send up to 5 entries to:  CMW Contest, 387 Beaucatcher Rd., Asheville, NC 28805.