Announcing WSKG’s Student Writing Challenge!









Students in grades K-12 are invited to enter our Student Writing Challenge! 

Complete the 2021 Entry Form and submit work in one of the following categories:

  • Fiction
  • Personal Essay/Non-Fiction
  • Poetry

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  • Text with Visuals
    • Graphic Novel
    • Illustrated Work
    • Picture Book

Download this classroom/library poster and share this opportunity!

The maximum word count for all submissions is 650 words.

Students enter at grade levels K-1, 2-3, 4-5, 6-8, or 9-12.

Submissions can be submitted electronically or by mail. If mailing, entries must be postmarked by June 18, 2021, and sent to:

WSKG Student Writing Challenge
c/o WSKG Public Media
Attn: J. Stapleton-Durham
601 Gates Road
Vestal, New York 13850

***This is open to students who reside in the region that WSKG serves.***

Need support? Check out this google doc full of links from the writing pros!

This contest is supported by volunteers from the School Librarian Association of the Southern Tier East, the George F. Johnson Public Library, and the Four County Library System. Thank you!