Written Work: Students are invited to submit by email a written work of any genre or style, for example a poem, a short story, or an essay, to firstname.lastname@example.org. No minimum, 1,000 word maximum.
Winners and honorable mentions will be displayed on the RNC website.
Submit in MS Word if possible, otherwise, paste into the body of the email message. Include a short description with title, and the name, address, phone number, age, and grade level of the author.
Judging will be by area educators. Judging criteria include:
• Critical awareness and analysis, and clear point of view;
• Artistic expression, creativity, and descriptive language;
• Readability, spelling/grammar, organization, and flow; and
• Reader interest.