If you disagree with the writer, explain why you think differently or how you might have handled the situation. All essays must be original work by entrant.
To ensure adequate time to provide a full pre-trip orientation, we require all trip participants to arrive at our shop the afternoon before launching their trip. Here are some contests and activities that could be motivating, fun and potentially lucrative!
Write and submit an original, unpublished fictional story that is between 1, words, in any genre. Please check back here for details of the essay contest. The Weekly Writer is looking for creative submissions and most of all — for kids to have fun reading and writing.
No residence eligibility requirements are stated. If this deadline is not met, the second place essay will be awarded the trip and have ten days for all trip participants to sign the liability waiver.
We invite you to submit letter to the writer, responding to their story. To enter, you need to be between the ages of All essays become the property of Ely Outfitting Company which reserves the right to print and display essays.
All Entrants Receive Cool Stuff In addition to one grand prize winner, Ely Outfitting Company is randomly giving away assorted prizes like water bottles, stickers, shirts, and hats throughout the duration of the contest.
The essays are inspiring, well-written, and impressive. We strongly recommend all trip participants spend at least one day canoeing together before arriving in Ely. Enter early to increase your chances of winning some prizes!
Tell us if you want your story to be printed anonymously—but you should still type in your full name and complete address so we know where to mail your check if you win.
Instrumental compositions are encouraged.
I know my dreams will soon be filled with mornings looking out over the water, long days of paddling, dinners laughing beside the campfire, and nights sleeping with only a tent between me and a sky full of stars.
Founder of Generation Healthy Kids; advocate for youth engaging the outdoors. But writing is a form of conversation, and we want you to join in. I danced around the house, imagining the essay I would write and how much fun it would be to share my favorite place with my friends.
Ensure your parents that you will wear your lifejacket whenever canoeing and swimming. This is a year round contest that Youth Communication will post questions throughout the year for which they request essay submissions on the topic of no more than words. We can help ensure the winning group has a route that matches their previous experiences and skill level.
All trip participants, regardless of their age, must agree to wear a lifejacket whenever they are canoeing or swimming while on their trip; and all portage trails must be used.
The biopsy revealed that I had a rare brain tumor called a germinoma, luckily with a high cure rate. Of course, I have always and will always love and appreciate them for their constant love and support, but distance makes the heart grow fonder, right?
Contest Rules Contest is open to current sophomores, juniors, and seniors in high school. Thank you to the over 70 high school authors who competed in this contest.
I love being outside. I read that you were diagnosed with leukemia at 13 years old and I imagine you and I share many similar experiences. Just for Fun and maybe glory! Motivation is key to achievement of any kind.
Creative Communication Poetry Contest Creative Communication is a company who is devoted to the promotion of writing, teaching and appreciation of student writing.
Can you relate to what the writer experienced? We want to ensure the winning trip is set for success. How is your own experience similar, or different? The winning group must submit their desired launch date at the same time that they submit their release of liability waiver.Contests National Essay Writing Contest Submit your essay of words or less to the opinion section and have a chance to win $ + special prizes like interviewing a celebrity or athlete or.
Homeschooled students may enter our essay contests. Please enter the contest for your current grade level. Instead of writing your school name and address on your coversheet, just write “Homeschooled.” If you’re not sure which contest you’re eligible for.
YCteen is written by a staff of teen writers who work in our New York City newsroom. But writing is a form of conversation, and we want you to join in.
Current YCteen or Represent writers may not enter the writing contest. You MUST provide your full name, age, and a U.S. address to win. YCteen Magazine (Single Copy Subscription) [BUY. Just for Fun (and maybe glory!) teaching and appreciation of student writing.
Winners of their essay contest win cash and prizes, and other entries of high merit are accepted for publication in their anthology. Teen Ink is a national teen magazine, book, and website featuring teen writing, information, art, photos, poetry, teen issues.
Stage of Life hosts a monthly student writing contest for high school students and teenagers. Writing contest format is short-essay ( words or less). Winners receive cash or gift prize, T-Shirt, and Featured Writer status on the site.
The writing contest theme and topic varies from month to month on real, world-changing issues. Good luck! Enter the Teen Essay Contest and possibly win a cool prize! In words or less, write up your account on the topic of “My First Traffic Ticket/Accident and What I Learned” and either e-mail your original story to us or send it through the mail by Sept.