University of Virginia

Tidewater Oyster Gardeners & Peoples Community Bank Middle School Writing Contest

1. Open to all Virginia middle school students, grades 6 – 8, including those students home schooled.

2. Nonfiction only, with the theme “Consider the Oyster.”  Writers will create their own title for the article–other than using the words of the theme listed above.  The essay should be between 500 – 750 words in length.

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Scholarship Info

RegionState of Virginia
Amount1st place-$500, 2nd place-$250, 3rd place-$100 & a $200 prize to the school of the 1st place entry
DeadlineDecember 15, 2019
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