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NorthWords Youth Writers Contest

NWT youth are invited to submit fiction or non-fiction pieces of up to 1,000 words to the NorthWords Youth Writers Contest.


Youth must been between the ages of 13 and 17 as of July 2019. The winner will be flown to Calgary this summer for a week-long YouthWrite camp and the winning story will be printed in EdgeYK.


Each NWT school may also select five entrants and submit their pieces to The deadline for submissions in March 30.


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