Highlights Magazine is hosting it’s annual fiction writing contest. They are looking for stories for beginning readers in 500 words or fewer. They welcome stories of any genre (mystery, historical fiction, sports, humor, holiday, friendship, etc.) as long as the stories are intended for kids ages 6–8.
Three prizes of $1,000 or tuition for any Highlights Foundation Founders Workshop. (For a complete list of workshops, visit http://www.highlightsfoundation.org.)
All entries must be postmarked between January 1 and January 31, 2013.
To find out more about the Highlights Fiction Writing Contest go here.