The “Our America” Writing Contest focuses on sharing the stories of our local community members, family, and friends. To participate in this contest, writers must create a non-fiction, written work of 250-800 words focusing on “their” America. Winners will be chosen from each age group, and publication in our July 4, 2015 edition of The Leader will be awarded to each winner, and the pieces will also be featured online at leadersafterhourscorning.com, and authors will be named on our social media sites.
AGE GROUPS: Grades 4-6 Grades 7-9 Grades 10-12 Adults
All submissions should include Author’s Name and Age Group, and be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Hard copies can also be delivered to The Leader.
*PLEASE NOTE: By submitting your work to this contest you permit The Leader/Leaders After Hours to publish your work in print and online, and acknowledge that you will not be compensated for your submission. Minors names will be listed by first name and last initial only.