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Write on the River and NCW Libraries are happy to announce the:


13th annual High School Writers Competition

Any student currently enrolled in 9-12th grades within the library service area is eligible to submit an entry. NCW Libraries serves Chelan, Douglas, Okanogan, Grant, and Ferry counties.

Write on the River is providing $200 in cash prizes to award three winners for excellence in original fiction writing.

Submissions may be a complete short story or first chapter of a novel. Entry length should be 500-2,000 words. There is no entry fee.

Public school students, privately or home-schooled students, and students enrolled in Running Start are all eligible to participate.

Detailed Criteria & Submission Form

If you have high school students in the family or your circle of friends
who are writers, be sure to tell them about this great opportunity!
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