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Creative Writing Contest

Each year, the English Department honors excellence in student writing through Sinclair's Annual Creative Writing Contest. 

Contest Categories:

  • High School: Poetry
  • High School: Fiction
  • High School: Creative Nonfiction
  • Adult: Poetry
  • Adult: Fiction
  • Adult: Creative Nonfiction

Click Here for Contest Guidelines


  • First place winners in each category will receive $100.
  • Second place winners in each category will receive $75.
  • Third place winners in each category will receive $50.

To enter: Please submit your creative writing to Jamey Dunham at Deadline is March 03, 2023.

Winners will be honored at the Spectrum Awards on Monday, April 10.

Sinclair’s Annual Creative Writing Contest  Deadline March 3, 2023 Visit the website for details or to submit Question? Contact Jamey Dunham at  Contest Categories  High School: Poetry, Fiction, Creative Non-fiction Adult: Poetry, Fiction, Creative Non-fiction Prizes: 1st Place: $100, 2nd Place: $75, 3rd Place: $50