Contest runs from now through April 5th. Winners will be announced in May 2013.
Few things capture a child’s imagination like a good book. Please join WPSU, WQED, and West Virginia Public Broadcasting as we encourage children in Pennsylvania and West Virginia to create their own stories and to take part in the PBS KIDS GO! Writers Contest.
Contest entrants must be in kindergarten, first, second, or third grade
Visit the Contest page on WQED's education page for contest rules and the entry form and return to WQED with your original illustrated story. You can also find out about all our great prizes! Everyone who enters receives a certificate of achievement.
Grownups, visit our Resources page for great tips to support your young writer.
Finally, browse through Previous Winners for inspiration for your story!
Entries must be postmarked by April 5, 2013 and sent to:
4802 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
2012 Write On Contest Winners from WPSU
Third Place, Kindergarten: Caroline T. of Somerset
2012 Write On Contest Finalists from WPSU
Kindergarten: Samantha W. of State College and Micha W. of Nanty Glo
First Grade: Sage H. of Glen Richey, Elainia M. of State College and Sara J. of Berlin
Second Grade: Madee F. of DuBois and Madison B. of Mill Hall
Third Grade: Noah P. & Alex T. of Altoona, Emily M. & Lacey S. of Tyrone, Alyssa B. of Hollidaysburg, and Samanth V. of St Marys
Mark The Date
January 14: Contest opens April 5: All entries due
The Contest is brought to you locally by EQT Corporation, a long-time supporter of raising readers in our community.
WQED, WPSU, and West Virginia Public Broadcasting are proud to participate in the 2012 national PBS KIDS GO! Writers Contest.