welcome to the immortal creators writing contest

Want to win cash and other cool prizes?

High School

  • 1st place: $100

  • 2nd place: $75

  • 3rd place: $50

Jr High

  • 1st place: $50

  • 2nd place: $25

  • 1st place: $10

ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS WRITE

How do you become an Immortal Writer? It's easy:

  1. Read Immortal Creators by Jill Bowers

    1. No purchase necessary, but reading the book will help you

  2. Choose an element of sci-fi from the book

  3. Use the element you chose as a spring board to create your own sci-fi element

  4. Write a short story that includes your new piece of sci-fi

  5. Submit your story below before 11:59 on October 31, 2021

RULES: 

  • Entries must follow the above prompt

  • Stories should be between 500 and 5,000 words

  • All writing must conform with your school district's standards and the requirements of the AUP

JUDGING CRITERIA:​

  • Creativity

  • Proper grammar, spelling, and punctuation

  • Make your own spin on sci-fi: There should be something unique about your sci-fi element that the judges have not seen before

  • Logical explanations of how your sci-fi element fits into your story and makes sense in the logic on your world

  • Memorable, unique characters

  • Full plot: beginning, middle, end

SUBMISSIONS DUE by 11:59 p.m. on 2021

Enter the writing contest

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