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2022 Festival of Words Youth Writing Competition details announced

Posted at 10:17 AM, Sep 08, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-08 11:18:33-04

Official announced details on the 2022 Festival of Words Youth Writing Competition.

The competition is open to all Acadiana area students, grades 3-12. This year, the competition features four submission categories: poetry, fiction, multimedia (new), and advertisement (new). Students can submit one entry per category through a supervising teacher.

Submissions are due Monday, October 17, 2022 by 11:55 p.m.

Writings will be submitted electronically to by teacher facilitators and will require parental permission.

Winners will be announced the following week and will receive a medal and anthology ,given to them at the festival or sent to the facilitator/teacher's school to give to the student and they'll be invited to read their winning piece on Saturday, November 5 at the Festival of Words. 

For more information contact Dr. H. Michelle Kreamer, Writing Competition Coordinator for Festival of Words Student Creative Writing Contest at