Events

Every now and then there are a lot of writing contests that are being held just everywhere. Some of these essay writing events are too remote that they are just being circulated to its members or they may be too big that a lot are afraid to join it. No matter how big it maybe, true-blue writers will always try its best to join them to be able to get the prize – the prize may not be the cash but the feeling and the pride that winning comes with. Feel free to browse through our list of writing contests according to essay writing, research writing or general writing contests.



Essays Writing Contests

  • Student roundup
    on May 29, 2020 at 1:07 am

    Three Capital Region high school students are winners of the annual Albany Tula Alliance Essay Contest with the topic, "Youth Saving the Earth.". […]

  • Students win annual Italian Society of Savannah...
    on May 28, 2020 at 11:14 pm

    A record number of 140 essays were judged in April and May for the annual Frank Finocchiaro Memorial Scholarship Essay Contest, a program of the ... […]

  • Read Or Listen To The Winning Submissions For The...
    on May 28, 2020 at 9:00 pm

    ... partnership with the Cache Celebration of Women's Suffrage 2020, sponsored a writing contest for students in elementary, middle, and high school. […]

  • Round-up: First Salute and Fire Ants
    on May 28, 2020 at 8:48 pm

    Congratulations to Perquimans Middle School studetns Kendra Graham and Will Rucker for winning the Hertford Rotary Club's Essay Contest! Kendra ... […]

  • Hagerstown City Council briefs: Wireless parking...
    on May 28, 2020 at 8:37 pm

    Essay contest winner Shayla Z. Iargadas from Jonathan Hager Elementary was unable to attend. — Alexis Fitzpatrick. […]

  • Sandy Valley High School student awarded BBB...
    on May 28, 2020 at 7:41 pm

    BBB Life Lessons is a theme-based essay contest that challenges students to reflect on living a life of integrity and ethics. The theme for this year's ... […]

  • A Different Memorial Day Weekend in New Jersey
    on May 28, 2020 at 7:10 pm

    Borough administrator Theresa Casagrande announced the winner of an essay contest and several others spoke, remotely or in-person at the ... […]

  • Frank Rich: Trump vs. Twitter Is No Contest
    on May 28, 2020 at 6:56 pm

    Twitter Is No Contest ... A more sober take was posted Thursday morning in an essay titled “The Psychopath in Chief” by Tony Schwartz, who has been ... […]

  • W.Va. State Treasury Office to announce winners...
    on May 28, 2020 at 6:00 pm

    In addition, Joynes said one of the primary purposes of the essay contest is to teach students that their future goals are achievable if they -- and their ... […]

  • Wisdom Lane students recognized as winners in...
    on May 28, 2020 at 6:00 pm

    Three students from Wisdom Lane Middle School were recently recognized as winners in a regional essay contest. The students, who are members of ... […]

  • Years Ago from May 28, 2020
    on May 28, 2020 at 3:33 pm

    Three local girls have been chosen as winners in the Rural Electric Essay Contest. Jean Petersen is one of two Crawford County winners, who will ... […]

  • Girl wins conservation poster contest
    on May 28, 2020 at 1:07 pm

    The topic of the poster contest was “Wetland are Wonderful! ... essay and poster contests; an environmental science competition called the Envirothon; ... […]

  • Introducing the Cast of “Acts of Fate”
    on May 28, 2020 at 12:09 pm

    Though she has always loved to write, this is her first publicly performed piece since an essay contest she won in sixth grade. She currently lives in ... […]

  • Gorham Notes: May 28
    on May 28, 2020 at 8:48 am

    It can be reached at 892-5515. McLean wins essay contest. Aislyn McLean. Eighth grade student Aislyn M. McLean is the 2020 winner of the Gorham ... […]

  • County students place in top 10 in essay...
    on May 28, 2020 at 5:26 am

    Three Lycoming County high school students earned honorable mention certificates in this year's Days of Remembrance essay contest. Students from ... […]

  • GIVING
    on May 28, 2020 at 5:03 am

    Established in 1990 by Lake Michigan Credit Union, the annual Lloyd F. Hutt Scholarship essay contest provides 15 local high school seniors with the ... […]

  • Es semifinalista en ensayos de paternidad
    on May 28, 2020 at 12:22 am

    Sophomore named semi-finalist in essay contest Mundelein High School sophomore, Dempsey Young, has been selected as a semifinalist in a ... […]

  • China approves decision to enact Hong Kong...
    on May 26, 2020 at 6:33 pm

    ... Winner of the Arnold Krekel and James Milton Turner Youth Essay Contest celebrating German Abolitionists of Missouri · HADH open for business ... […]

  • Pride 2020: A history of the rainbow flag
    on May 26, 2020 at 6:33 pm

    ... Krekel and James Milton Turner Youth Essay Contest celebrating German Abolitionists of Missouri · Thomas W. Derby, Jr. Retasting the grape! […]

  • Why more millennials are atheists (2014)
    on May 26, 2020 at 6:33 pm

    Announcing the Winner of the Arnold Krekel and James Milton Turner Youth Essay Contest celebrating German Abolitionists of Missouri · Recalling ... […]

Research Writing Contests



  • Shuttered natural history museums fight for...
    on May 29, 2020 at 1:01 am

    ... keeping the public engaged and research ticking: an online biodiversity contest, public discussions on Zoom, a webcam streaming captive corals. […]

  • The Biggest Robotics Research Conference...
    on May 28, 2020 at 10:52 pm

    There's also a new robot trivia contest that I won't enter because I'm sure I'd win, as well as a new Student Video Challenge that looks like it's going to be ... […]

  • Tallian best positioned Democrat to win Indiana...
    on May 28, 2020 at 10:30 pm

    The May 22-23 Victoria Research survey of 894 registered Indiana voters ... for groping four women at a bar — makes the contest "very competitive.". […]

  • Read Or Listen To The Winning Submissions For The...
    on May 28, 2020 at 9:00 pm

    In further research I found that they have. If a woman went into a hunger strike, she would most likely be force fed a mixture of bread and water by a tube ... […]

  • A New Vaccine Frontrunner (Podcast)
    on May 28, 2020 at 8:37 pm

    ... a treatment pill -- emerging as a frontrunner in the development contest. Although the company has refused to give firm timelines for its research, ... […]

  • Bigelow Research Associate Wins May...
    on May 28, 2020 at 8:37 pm

    Honisch will receive a $50 gift certificate to Metcalf's Submarine Sandwiches, the sponsor of the May contest. With one vote separating first and second ... […]

  • Virginia Peddicord, retired Howard County legal...
    on May 28, 2020 at 8:01 pm

    ... transfers initiated by the Howard Research and Development Corp., which built the city of Columbia,” her son said. ... In the 1950s Mrs. Peddicord was among 10 women nominated in a contest to be named Howard County's most ... […]

  • Gerber Uses AR To Promote Engagement With 2020...
    on May 28, 2020 at 7:30 pm

    Gerber was attracted to AR as “a companion piece to the annual contest, ... The latest pulse research from GfK finds 53% of Americans now expect ... […]

  • How do you spell 'inequality' at the Bee?
    on May 28, 2020 at 6:56 pm

    In my years of research on spellers and the Bee, I glimpsed what viewers of the contest on ESPN don't see: just how inaccessible this beloved contest ... […]

  • Scofflaw to host competition for out-of-work...
    on May 28, 2020 at 6:33 pm

    The contest will be replicated in other states as Flippin' Bird Brands enters additional markets. ... plans to open a 9,000 square-foot research and development macrobrewery and taproom at The Works development in West Midtown. […]

  • Wisdom Lane students recognized as winners in...
    on May 28, 2020 at 6:00 pm

    This is one of my passions and I will continue to study and research about our wonderful but mysterious space.” Dylan Muterspaw Not pictured: Alex Gao. […]

  • What I'm reading: The Worst Journey in the World
    on May 28, 2020 at 3:45 pm

    ... to the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest, Think About Things by Daði og Gagnamagnið. When I read about Daði Freyr Pétursson's meticulous research ... […]

  • Crafton Hills multimedia students participate in...
    on May 28, 2020 at 3:45 pm

    The first stage was to conduct research on athletics team logos incorporating animals. Students then moved on to the ideation stage, exploring ... […]

  • VIMS holding virtual Marine Science Day
    on May 28, 2020 at 3:14 pm

    Much of the research at VIMS focuses on the Chesapeake Bay and ... Marine Science Day 2020 will also have the Marine Life Costume Contest. […]

  • Plymouth South Middle School student wins fire...
    on May 28, 2020 at 2:15 pm

    As a result of Quinn's win, the local fire department will receive a grant of $2,500 for equipment, materials, educational, research and prevention efforts ... […]

  • Girl wins conservation poster contest
    on May 28, 2020 at 1:07 pm

    The topic of the poster contest was “Wetland are Wonderful!”. “Competition is so strong, winning students frequently do extensive research and weave ... […]

  • Google rolls out 'Scam Spotter,' a new tool to...
    on May 28, 2020 at 12:33 pm

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK – Google is teaming with the Cybercrime ... Do your own research to double check the details you're getting. Stop! ... to made-up stories of urgently overdue tax payments, bogus contest winnings, or a ... […]

  • Covid-19: Responding To The Business Impacts of...
    on May 28, 2020 at 12:08 pm

    Recent research and the current scenario as well as future market potential of “Global (United States, ... Entertainment; Athletic Contest; Others. On the ... […]

  • Global Peer to Peer (P2P) Lending Market...
    on May 28, 2020 at 11:26 am

    Peer to peer lending (P2P) is the process of lending money to individuals or businesses via online services that connects/contest lenders with ... […]

  • Inorbital launches Project Giveback to support...
    on May 28, 2020 at 10:52 am

    We've created this contest to give back to society by providing pro-bono web design service for a qualifying non-profit organization that serves the ... […]


General Writing Events



  • Editor wins big at WNA Better Newspaper...
    on May 28, 2020 at 11:37 pm

    Schendel started writing the column when she worked as a reporter for the Crawford County Independent & Kickapoo Scout, the Gays Mills weekly. […]

  • Students win annual Italian Society of Savannah...
    on May 28, 2020 at 11:14 pm

    A record number of 140 essays were judged in April and May for the annual Frank Finocchiaro Memorial Scholarship Essay Contest, a program of the ... […]

  • Hear ye, hear ye! Calgary neighbourhood goes old...
    on May 28, 2020 at 9:56 pm

    We have a kids' story-writing contest going on right now. Once we have a winner, we might turn that into a small sound file and promote that.". […]

  • Student film becomes Coca-Cola Refreshing Films...
    on May 28, 2020 at 9:56 pm

    So, naturally, writing a film that captures that magic was something that came ... She worked on the 2018 team that went on to win the contest for its film ... […]

  • Independent-Scout's columnists do well in...
    on May 28, 2020 at 7:07 pm

    'Jane's World' by Jane Schmidt won second place for Local Column in the WNS Better Newspaper Contest. Schendel started writing her column three- ... […]

  • Wisdom Lane students recognized as winners in...
    on May 28, 2020 at 6:00 pm

    Gao said that it felt good to be recognized in the essay contest after putting a lot of thought and effort into his submission. “When I was writing the essay, I ... […]

  • A path to greater equity in education, through...
    on May 28, 2020 at 5:48 pm

    Open mic nights, at-home workout videos, a photo scavenger hunt or a writing contest, guided meditation, coding challenges — there are myriad ways ... […]

  • An old, bitter contest over history and...
    on May 28, 2020 at 4:18 pm

    Guha says that even though Indian historical writing since colonial times has been transformed by the Western historiographical tradition, practices of ... […]

  • “Oh, is that so?” says Kyoto...
    on May 28, 2020 at 4:00 pm

    ... nickname for Kyoto Animation and seemingly referring to his failed entry to Kyoto Animation's periodic novel-writing contest. Aoba also admitted that ... […]

  • You can help Simmons in her interfaith efforts by...
    on May 28, 2020 at 3:56 pm

    Other winners of the contest include Alyssa Bashor (2nd place), FāVS guest columnist Ben Faulkner (3rd place), and Eamonn Neff (also 3rd place). “All ... […]

  • 2019 NYSAPA news and broadcast contest...
    on May 28, 2020 at 2:37 pm

    Business Writing: First, Josh Kosman, New York Post, “Icahn Moving to Florida”; Second, Victor Ocasio, (Melville) Newsday, “Jobs After Jail.” Arts/ ... […]

  • Miss PH Earth kicks off series of virtual...
    on May 28, 2020 at 12:00 pm

    ... Philippines Earth pageant, the 20th edition of the national beauty contest, ... No telecast details have been finalized as of this writing, but pageant ... […]

  • Matteo Mauro wins regional Optimist Int'l...
    on May 28, 2020 at 12:00 pm

    “Writing this year's speech, I wanted to create the overall message about the importance of family in the face of boundaries. “I really just told myself this ... […]

  • Canada: Top Things To Know Before Running A...
    on May 28, 2020 at 6:51 am

    It should be noted that contests of pure skill, such as writing and photographic contests judged by a judge or panel of judges, do not require a ... […]

  • Winners announced in Arkansas PBS KIDS Writers...
    on May 28, 2020 at 5:03 am

    The contest empowers children in kindergarten through third grades to celebrate creativity and build literacy skills by writing and illustrating their own ... […]

  • School News Week of May 31
    on May 28, 2020 at 2:15 am

    Sarah was also a finalist in the 2019 WQED Writers Contest. Her story, “The Dragonfly That Lived,” finished third. In addition to writing, she has earned ... […]

  • Heritage Museum Announces History Contest...
    on May 28, 2020 at 2:15 am

    Thanks also to our sponsors who make the contest possible, Thriftway, ... He said this was the first time he had done a project which involved writing ... […]

  • Board of Elections eyes western NC contest...
    on May 27, 2020 at 11:26 pm

    Writing from the 11th Congressional District, a recent op-ed by two members of the Yancey County Board of Elections, a Democrat and a Republican, ... […]

  • Quarantales #4: Gloria Wright, Inmate Program...
    on May 27, 2020 at 10:42 pm

    Gloria Wright (standing) talked to inmates during the William G. Truesdale Adult Detention Center/Heard writing contest awards ceremony last August. […]

  • Public schools recognize tops of class
    on May 27, 2020 at 10:08 pm

    Her essay about ant-like robots was one of eight out of 1,600+ total entries to win the Times' STEM Writing Contest. She earned a National Merit ... […]