The Betty Award - A Writing Contest for Children Ages 8-12

 

The Betty Award - A Writing Contest for Kids Ages 8-12

 

 

 

 


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In honor of my Mother, Betty, who taught all of her 6 children
to love reading and writing at an early age.

The Betty Award has both
a Spring & Fall contest. 
Enter now for the
Fall 2014 contest!  The
deadline for the Fall entries
is October 20, 2014.

AND THE SPRING 2014 WINNERS ARE …

First Place: McKenzie Cutler, Age 10
Pilot
Southlake, TX

Second Place: Carlie Williams, Age 10
The Mystery of Fun For All Park
Salesville, AR

Third Place: Lily McLean, Age 12
The Davis Passage
St. Ignace, MI

How to Enter the Writing Contest:

Simply download The Betty Award Entry Form, type your story and mail it to us with the Reading Fee.

Deadline for Fall 2014 Entries:

All entries must be postmarked no later than October 20, 2014. Winners will be notified by November 24, 2014.

Publication:

Winning Fall 2014 entries will be published on this website
after November 24, 2014.

Reading Fee:

Win Cash Prizes With The Betty Award Writing Contest

There is a $15 US reading fee per story.
Please make check or money order payable to
The Betty Award.

Contest Rules:

Mail Entries & Reading Fee To:

The Betty Award
P.O. Box 1826
Oak Park, IL 60304

Many thanks to The Children's School who assisted with the judging of the Spring 2012 contest.