Events - Creative Works Writing Contest Submission Deadline

Coming Soon! Creative Works is back and this year we are launching online registration. All details and submission information will be posted to our website by the end of March. Stay tuned!

Contest Categories:

Children - Short Story (Howard Dinnick Award for Children's Writing)
Written by a child, age 8-10 years
Maximum 500 words,

Children - Short Story (Howard Dinnick Award for Children's Writing)
Written by a child, age 11-13 years
Maximum 750 words

Youth Short Story (The John Ryan Memorial Award)
Written by a teen, age 14-17 years
Maximum 1,500 words

Youth Poetry
Written by a teen, age 14-17 years
Maximum 30 lines

Adult Short Story
Age level: 18+
Maximum 2,000 words

Adult Poetry
Age level: 18+
Maximum 30 lines