Writers Trust Student Non-Fiction Writing Contest: Last Call

Writer's Trust Student Non-Fiction








Full details available at the Writer’s Trust website.  Summary details are as follows:

Submission requirements

  • Literary Non-Fiction (journalistic essays, memoirs, commentary, social/political criticism, history, biography)
  • 1000 – 2000 words
  • demonstrate a distinctive voice
  • no fee to enter
  • all Canadian Gr 9 – 12 students eligible


  • trip for two to Toronto including tickets to Hilary Weston Writer’s Trust Prize for Non-Fiction Gala and VIP Reception
  • $500
  • $250

Deadline for Entries

  • Entries must be received before midnight on March 31st, 2014

Contest Jury

See the website, Ms. Wray, or your English Teacher for additional details.