Sunscribers, the writing club of Sun City Hilton Head, is sponsoring a Seniors to Seniors writing contest for all Beaufort County public high school seniors in the class of 2011. The first-place winner will receive a $200 prize, and have his or her essay printed in The Island Packet and The Beaufort Gazette. There will be a $100 prize for second place and $50 prize for third. Winners will be announced in February. The essay topic is "What I Want to Do With My Life and How I Expect to Prepare Myself." Students may submit one essay, and it must be between 350 to 500 words. Essays will be judged for their coherence and cogency by a panel of writers from Sunscribers. No essay postmarked later than Jan. 31 will be considered. Mail essays to: Seniors to Seniors Essay Contest, 561 Argent Way, Bluffton, SC 29909.
For more information and contest details, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.