SCSC WRiting Contest

SCSC Writing Contest LogoThe SCSC Writing Contest provides students with an opportunity to express themselves through fiction, non-fiction and/or poetry. This contest was established to encourage the love of language and writing for all students and as a way to recognize the talented young writers in south central Minnesota. SCSC is partnering with Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Students in grades K–12 attending public, private or homeschools are eligible to enter. Up to three pieces per category and submissions in multiple categories are welcome. 

2023-24 Theme: Communication

Entries should relate to the theme. Communication: The exchange of information or news, sharing of ideas and feelings, social contact, and/or the means of sending/receiving information.

2018 author's reception at MSU2017-2018 winning authors on stageReception welcome by Mary Hillmann and Lisa VasquezAuthor receives his award and booklet on stage.