2018 Met Awards for Creative Writing
Participants must be current students of Cerro Coso or one of the many high schools in the college's service area (Mammoth Lakes, Bishop, Ridgecrest, California City, Edwards Air Force Base, Techachapi, and Kern River Valley).
Fiction and creative non-fiction must be between 500-1,000 words.
Poems must be under 50 lines.
Participants can submit up to three pieces in each category.
PRIZES AND AWARDS CEREMONY
First and second place writers in all categories will receive the following:
• Publication in Met Online
• Gift certificate worth $50 (first place) or $25 (second place)
• Invitation to read work at awards ceremony in Ridgecrest
Submission Deadline: April 8, 2018
Awards Announced: April 20, 2018
Awards Ceremony and Reading: May 3, 2018 in Ridgecrest
Publication: Fall 2018
For more information on submission guidelines and to submit your work, please visit Metamorphoses, Cerro Coso’s online literary journal at http://metamorphosesonline.blogspot.com/.