2015-2016 Literary Contest
Deadline for Student Submissions
Deadline for Teacher Approval
Judging of Stories
Student Winners Announced
Workshops, Reception & Awards Ceremony:
The Raleigh Fine Arts Society Literary Contest is a short story writing contest for Wake County high school students in grades 10, 11 and 12. Manuscripts, with a maximum of 5,000 words, are submitted electronically through this website during the application call period. Entries have to be approved by the students’ English teachers, also through this website.
All winners, their English teachers, parents and principals are invited to our Awards Ceremony. The ceremony is preceded by a Writers Workshop for the student winners, at which the final judges evaluate the award-winning manuscripts.
Click here to Submit a manuscript for the 2015-2016 Literary Contest.
Click here for the Judges' Criteria by which the stories will be evaluated.
Click here to Contact the Literary Contest Chair.
Click here to view the 2016 Literary Contest Poster
Click here to view the 2016 Literary Contest Brochure