Faculty & Staff

Calling all Writers :: Student Writing Contest open through March 10

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 Fri., March 12 at 4:30 p.m.

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