Since 2002 we have offered one cash award per school district to a senior who has shown talent and interest in the writing field and/or will be pursuing a degree in the writing field.
1. Must be a senior planning on furthering their education at a college
2. Should have one of the following qualifications:
• Is entering the field of writing, print journalism or English education
• Has shown outstanding work on the high school newspaper / yearbook or Highschool Highlights
(a)Resume of activities and future plans
(b) Approx. 300 word essay (topic TBA)
(c)Teacher or administrator recommendation letter
Deadline: Submit to Daily American Writing Award, 334 W. Main St., Somerset, PA 15501 by April 4th.