Other Writing Contests!


Skipping Stones Sponsors a Poetry Contest for Young Poets:

The winners have been just announced. Read the winning entries here.

Entry Timeline: April 18 to May 15, 2022 (closed)

Are you in grades K-5 or know someone who is? One of our contributors, Camille S. Campbell, has organized a “Young Poet Awards” Contest (entry deadline: May 15, 11:59 PM EST). Winners will be published on Skipping Stones’ website and receive cash prizes, free magazines (including Skipping Stones), free books, etc. For details, please visit: https://www.camillescampbell.com


30th Anniversary Contest (Past Program)

NOTE: The Winners were published in the Autumn 2019 issue.

We invite writings by youth (ages 7 to 18 years) on intercultural, international or multicultural understanding and/or nature & environmental themes.

Essays, letters, stories, etc. should be exactly 30 words or 30 sentences.

Poems must be either 30 words or 30 lines, exactly.

Please include a parental permission (allowing us to publish your work, if selected for publishing), your contact information, and a cover letter telling us about your age/grade, your cultural background, dreams and visions. Entries must be received in our office by 30th of April 2019.

Winners will be published in our Autumn 2019 issue. They will also receive a certificate and 30 back issues of Skipping Stones as a prize.

Send your entries to:  editor(AT)skippingstones(DOT)org

P. O. Box 3939, Eugene, Oregon 97403 USA

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