Today is the last day to submit essays for the Defining Twilight essay contest… First Prize $500.
Defining Twilight Essay Contest
Below are 8 vocabulary words from the first chapter of Defining Twilight.
Your job is to write a creative essay of no more than 1,000 words that incorporates these eight words. You can write Twilight fan fiction or an entirely original essay.
Judging: Each essay will be judged based on:
• correct and effective use of the eight vocabulary words
• clear communication of ideas
• correct syntax, grammar, spelling, and punctuation
Categories: There are three age categories:
1) age 13 through age 15
2) age 16 through age 18
3) age 19 and older
Prizes: One First-Prize winner and four Second-Prize winners will be selected from each age category based on the above judging criteria.
Each First-Prize winner will receive $500 and a copy of Defining Twilight
Each Second-Prize winner will receive $50 and a copy of Defining Twilight
To Enter: Essays must be submitted in the body of an email addressed to [email protected], along with the participant’s name, age, and city, and the participant’s parent/guardian’s name and phone number or email address. Write “Essay Contest” in the email’s subject.
One entry per person. No purchase necessary. Decisions are final.
Deadline: Essays are due on or before Friday, July 31st.
Winner will be announced on Defining Twilight’s Facebook page on Wednesday, September 30th at 3pm.