Mesa Community College (MCC) announces its Creative Writing Competition for 2016. The three categories are poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction.
Entries must be received by Josh Rathkamp, the Creative Writing Coordinator, no later than than 12:00 Noon on Wednesday, March 23, 2016.
Only one entry per category may be submitted by one individual. Contestants must include the completed MCC Spring 2016 Official Creative Writing Competition Entry Form with each entry.
The contestant’s name must not appear anywhere on the submission. The upper right corner of each page of the entry must include Title of Entry & Page Number.
All judges will be MCC faculty. All decisions of the judges are final.
Three (3) Scholarship Awards will be distributed in the following manner for EACH CATEGORY at an Awards Reading/Celebration on Monday, April 18 at noon.
The winners are expected to attend. All cash prizes will first be attributed to any debt owed the college. If no student debt is owed, the award will be distributed in cash.
First Place—$500 Second Place—$300 Third Place—$200
Entries not meeting guidelines and entry requirements may be rejected
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