Elizabeth Stewart Writing Contest

It is time once again for the Palo Alto City Library Writing Contest, now called the Elizabeth Stewart Writing Contest!

  • Kids and Teens grades 3-12 are invited to address the following prompt in 500 words or less... “I finally hit my groove, and lost all track of time...”
  • You do not need to be a Palo Alto resident or go to Palo Alto schools to enter the writing contest. 
  • Submissions are accepted beginning June 9th at 9:00AM through July 6 at 11:00PM.
  • Please submit as a Word document or PDF attachment.
  • Contest submissions can be in any style: prose, poetry, verse, rap, etc.
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