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Newsomatic Spooktacular Story Contest 2020 – Deadline is Friday, October 23!

Newsomatic Spooktacular Story Contest 2020 - Deadline is Friday, October 23!

Mary Miller, Publisher

October 21, 2020

CONTEST DETAILS/RULES WHO: There are TWO writing contests! One is for students 10 years old or younger. The other is for students between the ages of 11 and 14. This contest is open to children in any country. WHAT: Write a fun Halloween story! This year’s theme is Spooky Space. All submissions must be original work. Stories...

2020-2021 Kids Safe Online Poster Contest

2020-2021 Kids Safe Online Poster Contest

Mary Miller, Publisher

September 30, 2020

The NYS Office of Information Technology Services, Chief Information Security Office (ITS CISO) is conducting a kindergarten through 12th grade computer safety contest in conjunction with the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC). The goal of the contest is to engage young...

The Betty Award

The Betty Award

Mary Miller, Publisher

August 25, 2020

How to Enter the Writing Contest: Simply download The Betty Award Entry Form, type your story and mail it to us with the reading fee.  To view previous winners go to http://www.thebettyaward.com/ Deadline for Fall 2020 Entries: All entries must be postmarked no later than October 10, 2020.. Winners will be notified by November 20, 2020. Publicati...

53-Word Story Contest

53-Word Story Contest

Mary Miller, Publisher

August 11, 2020

It's free, it's fun, and the winner gets published in Prime Number Magazine and receives a free book from Press 53. Be sure to subscribe to our email updates for free. You’ll receive an email on the first day of each month with our winning story and the prompt for our next contest. Open to writers ...

Scholastic Summer Read-a-Palooza

Scholastic Summer Read-a-Palooza

Mary Miller, Publisher

July 28, 2020

Scholastic is committed to providing at-home learning over the summer months with Scholastic Summer Read-a-Palooza. The free program unites communities in a nationwide campaign that celebrates reading for fun while improving access to books during the summer. For 2020, Scholastic is excited to sha...

You Could be Published by Stone Soup

You Could be Published by Stone Soup

Mary Miller, Publisher

May 19, 2020

Stone Soup is the literary magazine and website written and illustrated by kids through age 13. Now in its 47th year, Stone Soup has been inspiring children to read, write and create their own artworks for publication in our magazine since 1973.  It is published online and in a print edition. While...

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