Glitterary Word Creative Writing Contest
YWA Fantastic Ekphrastic Contest Winners'2013: Munch, Dali, daVinci, Harper… young people wrote poems and stories in response to visual art. To place an order for the Winners' issue of UpStarts click here.
Note: Starting in 2014, YWA will no longer host this annual April contest. We encourage you to hold your own school-wide or community group contests and celebration of winners.
• Theme-based challenge to school-aged writers, ages 5-18
• Submission deadline February 1st of each year.
• Winners receive prizes from local businesses and a free workshop with an award-winning author.
• Winners also read during YWA Glitterary Word Festival on the last Saturday in April.
• Winning pieces are published in YWA’s creative writing journal, UpStarts.