Young Appalachian Women Writers Competition

Young Appalachian Women Writers Competition
In Conjunction with the Women of Appalachia Conference: Their Heritage & Accomplishments

The Young Appalachian Writers Competition ( is open to high school females between the ages of 15 and 21 from the 29 Appalachian counties in Ohio. Any original, unpublished work about a fictional character living in an Appalachian community is eligible. Stories should be 500-2,500 words. Entrants may submit only one work.

Entries, along with a cover letter, should be sent to Women of Appalachia Conference Young Writers Competition, Office of Continuing Education, Ohio University-Zanesville, 1425 Newark Rd, Zanesville, Ohio 43701.

Entrants should include their name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, age, title of submission, and a brief biography (limit 50 words) with their entry.

Deadline for submission: September 21, 2007.

Contact: 740-588-1400


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  1. […] 9/21 is also the deadline for the Young Appalachian Women Writers Competition. […]

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