Submission Sites

  • Weekly Reader - A list of upcoming contests for this publication.
  • Merlyn's Pen - For students in grades 6-12. Story length must be between 600 and 7,500 words. All topics and story genres, including personal narratives and "true" stories, are welcome. Prize-winning stories will appear in Merlyn's Pen magazine.
  • Writing Conference - Sponsors annual writing contests in poetry, narration, and exposition for elementary, middle and high school students.
  • Teen Ink Contests - Interview, Nonfiction, Poetry, Fiction, etc.
  • Writer's Digest - Huge contest with a young adult division.
  • Legacy Project - Get students thinking about their life goals and building closer connections across generation with this inspirational contest.