Fostering Perspsectives, a publication about foster parenting in North Carolina, is seeking submissions for their next writing contest. Writers must be under 18 and have been in foster care at some point during their lives.
Youth are invited to write an essay on the following topic:
Did you ever have to switch schools
because you were in foster care? What was that like?
What did you or other people do that made
switching schools easier?
All submission must include your name, age, address, and phone number.
Deadline for submissions is February 6, 2018
First Place Prize is $100
Second Place Prize is $50
Third Place Prize is $25
All winners and runners-up will have their work published
in the next issue of Fostering Perspectives.
Email submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org
or mail them to mail them to:
Family & Children's Resource Program
CB # 3550
UNC School of Social Work
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3550
Fostering Perspectives is always open to receiving work on other topics from foster youth. For more information, visit their website at fosteringperspectives.org.