One for the kids ...
(... as long as they're Canadian or American!)
2007 Burack Award
A writing contest for full-time college students. The award is made in memory of Sylvia K. Burack, longtime editor-in-chief and publisher of The Writer, who was known for her dedication to helping writers and editors. To enter you must be 18 or older and a full-time undergraduate student at a university or college in the U.S. or Canada at the time of entry. The winner will be asked to provide proof of enrollment.
Submit a 600- to 800-word personal essay in English on a topic you feel passionate about. Only one entry per student will be accepted.
PRIZE: $500 and a year's subscription to The Writer
ENTRY FEE: None
DEADLINE: March 1, 2007
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