15 Dec 2016

High School Writing Contest


NEW this year, the North Carolina Azalea Festival introduced the High School Writing Contest Presented by Coastal Children’s Services. Students from New Hanover, Pender, and Brunswick counties submitted either a descriptive essay or poem on the following prompt: How does the North Carolina Azalea Festival contribute to or enhance our community of Wilmington, NC? 

The winner in each division will receive a $200.00 cash prize and an Azalea Festival T-Shirt. The winning entry will be featured in an Azalea Festival publication and will be announced on the Festival website with a photo and author’s bio. The winner will also have the opportunity to be introduced at a North Carolina Azalea Festival Committee Meeting.

The 2017 North Carolina Azalea Festival High School Writing Contest winner will be announced soon!