Writing Contest

Read, Write, Imagine! Students at participating schools are invited to submit entries to the Cavalcade of Authors Short Story Writing Contest. There will be both a middle school and a high school division. Winners will receive the following prizes: 1st Place ~$75 gift certificate from Barnes & Noble. 2nd Place~$50 …

2017 Winning stories

Congratulations to the Cavalcade short story contest winners. Thanks to everyone who entered. Keep writing! MIDDLE SCHOOL 1st Anna Pearsall, Oasis Middle School 2nd Samuel Gill, Carmichael Middle School 3rd Makenna Farris, Chief Joseph Middle School Snowfall, by Anna Pearsall One Shot, by Samuel Gill Alone, by Makenna Farris HIGH …

2016 Contest Winners

Thanks to all the students who participated in our short story contest. Congratulations to these winning authors! MIDDLE SCHOOL 1st Place: Camilla McKinnon, Chief Joseph Middle School, Richland 2nd Place: Daisy Moore, Garrison Middle School, Walla Walla 3rd Place: Theron Peterson,  Desert Hills Middle School, Kennewick The King’s Man Dinner Party I Am M …

2015 Winning stories

MIDDLE SCHOOL 1st Place:  Kimberly McKinnon Chief Joseph Middle School, Richland 2nd Place: Aarti Naina Sahai, Enterprise Middle School, Richland 3rd Place:  Kenna Lewis, McLoughlin Middle School, Kennewick Friends? Vivah, Nikah, Shaadi HIGH SCHOOL 1st Place: Mikaela Matkowski, Kamiakin High School, Kennewick 2nd Place: Ben Tucker, Southridge High School, Kennewick 3rd Place: Ramon …

2014 Winners

MIDDLE SCHOOL 1st Place:  Kimberly Mckinnon Chief Joseph Middle School, Richland The Golden Watch 2nd Place: Aarti Naina Sahai, Enterprise Middle School, Richland Immortal Love 3rd Place:  Mikaela Matkowski, Desert Hills Middle School, Kennewick Justified HIGH SCHOOL 1st Place: Chloe Grundmeier, Kamiakin High School, Kennewick Rain, Reign, Go Away 2nd Place: Bethany …

2013 Winners

Congratulations to the 2013 Cavalcade of Authors short story winners MIDDLE SCHOOL: FIRST PLACE: Vance Alexander Enterprise Middle School The Challenge SECOND PLACE: Maria Moreno Clara Brownell Middle School Red THIRD PLACE: Anne Maughan Three Rivers Homelink Thora Longbeard,  Voyage Through Time HIGH SCHOOL: FIRST PLACE: Melinda Wildenborg Hanford High …

2012 Contest Winners

First Place: Kalliea Snowden (Hanford High School ) Needing More Second Place: Emily Aardahl (Desert Hills Middle School) An Orphan’s Dream Third Place: Yun-A Kwak (Chief Joseph Middle School) Starless Nights

2011 Contest Winners

Congratulations to the 2011 Short Story winners:   1st Place – Yuna Kwak from Chief Joseph Middle School 2nd Place – Alaina Wangsgaard from Chief Joseph Middle School, “One Wish“ 3rd Place – Anita Whyatt from Enterprise Middle School, “Vigilante’s Tale“ Honorable Mention – Yean Ly from Park Middle School, …