Outdoor Writers Association of America helps budding writers via its annual Norm Strung Youth Writing Contest. Cash prizes are awarded to winners in grades 6-12 for poetry and prose categories. 2010 awards will total $1,700, thanks to the Youth Writing sponsor Safari Club International. If you know a student who would like to enter the contest, please refer to the contest rules. Eligible entries must be published during calendar year 2009.
The Norm Strung Youth Writing contest deadline is March 15, 2010.