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Carroll Community College Announces Student Writing Contest

Release Date: 9/21/2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Sylvia Blair
Executive Assistant to the President
Carroll Community College
410-386-8411

Carroll Community College Announces Student Writing Contest

Annual Random House Book Fair to Benefit Carroll Community College Foundation

Westminster, Md., The Annual Random House Book Fair to benefit the Carroll Community College Foundation is scheduled for Saturday, March 3, 2012. Kick-off events will be held the evening of Friday, March 2, 2012.

Carroll County students in first through twelfth grades are eligible to enter a previously unpublished short story and/or poem in the Annual Random House Book Fair Student Writing Contest.

The Student Writing Contest deadline is Friday, Nov. 18, 2011. Entries and cover sheets signed by student authors should be postmarked by Nov. 18, 2011 or may be delivered in person to the Carroll Community College Foundation office, Room M261, 1601 Washington Rd.

All finalists will be published in a 2012 Student Writing Contest booklet that will be printed by Random House. Finalists will be notified in January, 2012. Each winning author will have the opportunity to read an excerpt of his or her work on the day of the Annual Random House Book Fair on March 3, 2012.

The continued success of the Annual Random House Book Fair is made possible by the generous support of the community. Proceeds from the Annual Random House Book Fair directly support our students. For more information, call 410-386-8155.

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