NJCTE High School Writing Contest


Poet and Spoken Word Artist, Angela Kariotis at the 2014 reception.  Photo courtesy of Kristine Mintel
Poet and Spoken Word Artist, Angela Kariotis at the 2014 reception. Photo courtesy of Kristine Mintel

The 2015 High School Writing Contest flyer will be posted shortly and we will start accepting entries after September 1st. 

 

If you have any questions about how to participate in the 2015 contest whether as a young author, as a judge,  or as a member of the committee that runs our contest, you may contact Michele Marotta, NJCTE Writing Awards Chairperson at michele.marie.marotta@gmail.com.

 

About our Contest:

This year marks the 32nd anniversary of the New Jersey Council of Teachers of English Student Writing Contest.  This contest is open to all New Jersey students grades 9 to 12, whether they attend public or private schools. Home schooled students may also submit.

 

 

New Jersey Council of Teachers of English (Contest Sponsor) -www.njcte.com

 

Organizations helping to support and sponsor this contest:

National Council of Teachers of English - www.ncte.org

 

The Dodge Foundation - The Dodge Poetry Festival  - www.dodgepoetry.org

 

The Governor's Awards in Arts Education http://artsednj.org/governors.asp

 

Poets House   www.poetshouse.org

 

Guest Poets at the NJCTE Student Writing Awards Reception: 

 

2007         Edwin Romond                2011     Joe Weil

 2008         BJ Ward                        2012     Cat Doty 

 2009        Peter Murphy                  2013     BJ Ward

 2010       Martin Farawell               2014     Angela Kariotis

 

Information about the 2015 HS Writing Contest will be posted shortly.

 

Directions to the 2014 Contest Reception, Thursday, April 10, 2014 at Union Catholic H.S.

Use this link to access directions to Union Catholic High School.

http://www.unioncatholic.org/contact/directions.php