Shawnee Community College's annual Young Writer’s Competition, which encourages local high school students to submit their own nonfiction, fiction, and poetry pieces for the chance to win monetary prizes, is accepting entries now through Feb. 14.
The high school writing competition is divided into two divisions: the ninth- and 10th-grade division and 11th- and 12th-grade division. A first, second and third place will be awarded in both divisions for each of the three categories.
Entry forms and writing contest guidelines are available online at www.shawneecc.edu/highschoolwritingcontest.asp. Entry packets should be directed to Dr. Ryan Thornsberry, Shawnee Community College, 8364 Shawnee College Road, Ullin, IL 62992.
For more information, contact Dr. Ryan Thornsberry at 618-634-3329 or email@example.com.
— The Southern