The essays must feature more than five sources and a full bibliography. The Juniper Literary Prizes The Juniper Literary Prizes showcase distinctive and fresh voices and share their work with a wide array of readers.
YoungArts The National YoungArts Foundation identifies and nurtures the most accomplished young artists in the visual, literary, design and performing arts and assists them at critical junctures in their educational and professional development. Students who excel at sports will often have a long list of tangible achievements.
Deadline: Monthly. February Submission deadline. Read the requirements and find the link for submission here.
The mission of this contest is to inspire creativity, communication, and well-rewarded recognition to contestants.
Winners and those receiving honorable mentions will be published in the autumn issue of The Claremont Review and will receive a complimentary one-year subscription to the magazine.
Here are a few great sites to keep an eye on for writing contests. The contest alternates annually between fiction novel or short story collection and nonfiction memoir, essay collection, narrative nonfiction.
Deadline: June 30, Our judging process is unique and very transparent. This contest is a nice bridge between ELA and STEM and great for teachers interested in incorporating an interdisciplinary project into their curriculum.