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Bulletin Board: Contests, Deadlines, and Reminders

5 Mar

March at Oberlin means three things. (1) Spring Break. (2) Midterms. and (3) forgetting writing deadlines because of the mad rush towards (1) and (2).

Here’s what’s coming up this month:

March 21–the creative writing department has announced this as the deadline for submissions to their annual Spring Writing Contests.  The deadline is noon at the creative writing house.  Winners to be announced in April.  Prizes range from $1,000 (one of the poetry winners) to $100 (everybody else).  I’m really kicking myself that I never took to poetry now.

March 25–the submission deadline for the Plum Creek Review.

March 31–deadline for submissions to the New York Times’ Modern Love College Essay Contest.  Winning author can receive $1,000.  If you’re doing something fun (aka expensive) for spring break, you might consider…

❤ Ariel

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