Calling all Writers :: Student Writing Contest open through March 11

Student Life is sponsoring a writing contest which is open to all students. Monetary awards will be presented to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places.

Contest Rules:

  • Author must be a currently enrolled student
  • Must be student’s original work


  • Documented research paper
  • Creative writing/short story
  • Essay of 500 words or less on “How my community college has changed my life”
  • Poetry/lyrics

To submit your entry, email an attachment via email to [email protected]. Paper copies of the entry form also are available in Room 303A on the East Peoria Campus. Deadline for submissions is Friday, March 11, at noon.

For questions, contact Student Life, Room 303A, or call (309) 694-5201.