SoMIRAC's 2015-2016 Young Author's Contest

Mon, 10/26/2015 - 10:17am


SoMIRAC’s 2015-2016

Young Authors’ Contest

Grades 2-5


Who: Students in Grades 2-5

What: Write a Poem or Short Story

  • Entries must be original work
  • All entries with no less than 12 point font using Times New Roman or Comic Sans font
  • Short story entry may range from a minimum of 300 words to no more than 800 words
  • Poem entry will consist of a single poem, any style from a minimum of 25 words to no more than 150 words
  • Entries must not include graphics
  • Include a completed cover sheet signed by the student author and sponsoring teacher


Additional details and guidelines contact Maria Moy, Howard County Young Authors’ Contest  

Elementary Chairperson.

Entries due: January 8, 2016 (NES Contest) NES winners will be sent on to the County level.