Submission Opening for Scholastic Writing Awards
Wednesday, September 16, at the Eudora Welty Education and Visitors Center. Students in grades 7-12 from public, private, and home schools in all 82 counties in Mississippi are invited to submit original works in ten categories. The regional competition is hosted by the partnership between the Eudora Welty Foundation and the Eudora Welty House and Garden. Deadline for submissions is 5 p.m. on Wednesday, December 16. Registration is $5 per individual entry and $20 per portfolio entry. Fee waivers are available. Submissions must be registered online at www.artandwriting.org and copies mailed or delivered to the Education and Visitors Center. For more information, call Lee Anne Bryan at 601-354- 5210.