Teen Writing Contest
Thank you for your interest in the 6th Annual HDPL Teen Writing Contest. Please read all rules carefully before submitting your entry.
- No school assignments please!
- Teens in grades 6-12 are eligible for this contest.
- Only one work per teen will be accepted for consideration.
- Entry must adhere to one of the following categories: poetry, one-act play, short story, or essay (up to 2,000 words)
- You may submit entries online between December 1, 2014 and February 28, 2015.
- All work must be original and unpublished.
- Selected entries, chosen by a panel of HDPL librarians, will be collected and published as a digital literary magazine, which will become part of HDPL’s Digital Collections.
- Patrons will be notified by the end of March 2015 if their work has been selected for publication.
- A reception and unveiling of the literary magazine will be held in April 2015.
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