Open to participants in grades 7-12. The contest is divided into 2 categories: grades 7-9 and grades 10-12.
Participants must self-identify as either First Nation, Metis or Inuit and be residents of Canada.
• Become a published writer.
• Each published writer will receive a copy of the publication and a certificate of participation for their portfolio.
• Two top writers will be awarded prizes and recognized at the University’s Award ceremony, where they will be offered the opportunity to perform a reading of their work.
• Share cultural pride and diversity.