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2010 Writing Contest

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Attention All Writers!

Announcing the 2010 Writing Contest-- Deadline: March 5

Three Categories (awards for first, second, and third places in each category):

Poetry: limit of 3 poems per person

Fiction: short stories, stage plays, screenplays: limit of 2 per person

Non-fiction: essays, research papers, creative non-fiction: limit 2 entries from this category per person. Research papers should include a bibliography formatted in a style recognized in the professions—e.g. MLA, APA, Chicago


  • All current SDCC students are eligible to submit entries.
  • All entries must be typed, double-spaced, 12-point font. Your name should not appear on the entry itself.
  • E-mail entries to SDCC Writing Contest in the Outlook address book (or to In the message area, type your name and the titles of all your entries. Send each entry as a separate attachment (Mac users please submit in one of the following formats: .Doc, .Docx, .txt, or .rtf).
All entries will be read by a minimum of two judges. The decision of the judges will be final.

Winners will be announced during awards chapel. Authors will read their winning entries at the Writer’s Café that evening. Date and place to be determined.

--Contest sponsored by SDCC English Department and Sigma Tau Delta, International English Honor Society.
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