La Plume offers all Miami-Dade students in grades 3 – 12 the opportunity to express themselves through a short story with rules relevant to their grade level. A panel of professional journalists, actors, writers and educators evaluate all submissions.

A 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winner for each level will be selected as well as a Grand Prize per level. Prizes are awarded to all winners and the Grand Prizes have their manuscript published.

Cash prizes, creative writing workshops, and numerous awards will be given to all winners, sponsored by Miami Conservatory of Music.

The Award Ceremony will take place Saturday, December 1st at 5PM at Miami Conservatory of Music Hall.

Click below for more information about La Plume.

www.laplumecontest.com