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P.O. Box 26023

Moncton, NB

CANADA  E1E 4H9

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Provincial Creative Writing Contest

Provincial poetry and short story writing competition
for students from Grade 9 to Grade 12 

In each category, a professional jury selects three finalists. 

​All finalists receive :

  • a writing workshop with a Frye Festival author

  • publication of your poem or short story online 

  • a cash prize awarded during Soirée Frye 

    • First place : $ 250 

    • Second place : $150 

    • Third place : $ 100 

Participating is free and easy :

Please submit your text to Nathalie Goguen by email with your name, your email, the name of your school and grade level to operations@frye.ca

The texts will be evaluated based on these criteria :

  • Organisation and style

  • Grammar and punctuation

  • Vocabulary and spelling

  • Quality of content and ideas

  • Presentation and respect of contest instructions 

  • 600 to 800 words for the short stories or 150 to 300 words for the poems

Deadline : March 1st