Thursday, September 10, 2015

The CJN Prize for Young Writers: Win $1,800

Attention aspiring writers between the ages of 18 and 29: The CJN wants to hear from you.

We're launching The CJN Prize for Young Writers, an award for excellence in Jewish writing. The first prize winner will receive $1,800 and 10 runners-up will each receive $180.

All winners will have their works published by the award-winning CJN.

To enter, you must adhere to the following contest rules and regulations:

• You must be a Canadian citizen or resident of Canada (outside the province of Quebec)
• You must be between the ages of 18 and 29

Essays must be:

• Written in English and be between 500 and 1,000 words
• On a Jewish theme of your choice
• Submitted by Oct. 22, 2015 to

Employees of The CJN and their immediate families are not eligible

Essays will be judged by an independent panel of experts.

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