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Creative Writing Contest Encourages Diversity

Category: Parent Points

Wouldn’t it be boring if we were all the same? Local law firm Elmore & Peterson is hoping to encourage diversity among youth by asking students of all ages to participate in a creative writing contest.

The winner in each category will be awarded a new laptop computer and $250 worth of classroom supplies.

The categories are:

  • 6th grade and below
  • 7th-9th grade
  • 10th-12th grade/GED

 

Submission formats include:

  • Essays (500 words)
  • Children’s Stories (500 words)
  • Letter to the president (500 words)
  • Drawings
  • All entries MUST be received by December 1st, 2016 at the offices of Elmore & Peterson Law Firm, 1867 Crane Ridge Dr Suite 150, Jackson, MS 39216 or emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
  • Winners will be announced January 16, 2017

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