PBS KIDS Writers Contest

The PBS KIDS Writing Contest is a national/local contest designed to promote the advancement of children’s literacy skills through hands-on, active learning. The contests encourages children in grades K-5 across the country to celebrate the power of creating stories and illustrations by submitting their own original works. This contest began on January 1, 2018 and will be open through March 31st.

Children can download a contest entry form here. Contest rules are available here. And lastly, here are writers’ guides to help with planning and writing stories. Entry forms and writers’ guides will also be available in HCPL’s children’s section!