|Saroyan Writing Contest 2024
Students K-12 grades may apply.
DEADLINE: APRIL 1, 2024
K-4th Grade - How can kindness affect someone else or change a situation? Draw a picture of a paragraph about a time when you were kind to someone or when someone was kind to you, and how the situation or relationship changed because of kindness.
5th - 8th Grade - In this quote, William Saroyan suggests that approaching things with a positive attitude and acting with kindness toward others can change the world. Can our attitude and actions really affect what we experience in our lives? Write a 2-3 paragraph narrative on a time when your actions or attitude changed the outcome of a situation or had a positive impact on someone else.
AWARDS: First, second and third place will be selected in each grade division (k-2nd, 3rd-4th, 5th-6th, 7th-8th, 9th-12th). Prizes will be awarded at an awards ceremony with reception.
Ceremony Details: Thursday, May 16, 2024, 5:30 pm
Workentine Preforming Arts Center
Fresno Pacific University
NOTIFICATION: When judging is concluded, winners and their schools will be notified