WIN $100 AND A GUEST SPOT ON OUR RADIO SHOW!
Be the Star You Are!® 2009 SIXTH Annual NATIONAL Essay Contest
Sponsored by author William Gladstone and his novel, THE TWELVE
Heralded as the true story of 2012. www.12thebook.com
Be the Star You Are!® 501 c3 charity announces its 6th annual essay contest to promote literacy and positive messages. www.bethestaryouare.org.
FEE $10 donation per entry
DATES: November 15, 2009-January 18, 2010
FIRST Prize - $100 plus guest appearance on the nationally syndicated radio program, Be the Star You Are!® (Total value, $700) www.bethestaryouareradio.com Additionally, your story will be published in our Star Searcher Express newsletter and at www.bethestaryouare.org. In the event of a tie, winners share cash prize and both receive publication and radio interviews. Winners will also receive an autographed copy of THE TWELVE.
Runner-ups –Published in our StarSearcher’s Express newsletter and noted on web site as well as an autographed copy of THE TWELVE.
“Who is your role model and/or mentor? In what ways has this person changed your life for the better?”
All submissions must be received by Be the Star You Are!® by midnight January 18, 2010. Essays accepted by mail or email, with email being the preferred method.
You may enter as many essays as you'd like, however each one must be in a separate email or envelope accompanied by a $10 tax deductible donation entry fee. Donation can be via PAYPAL mailto:Cynthia@bethestaryouare.org. You will be notified when your entry and donation are received.
Be the Star You Are!® is a 501 C3 charity. All entry fee donations are tax deductible according to the law.
· Any statistics must be documented with researched sources.
· Word Count: Please keep stories between 300-600 words .
· Email address: – firstname.lastname@example.org (attachments in a WORD document are allowed)
· US mail – Be the Star You Are® charity, PO Box 376, Moraga, Ca. USA 94556
· All submissions must be original, and the sole property of the author. Author retains all rights to submission. Winners and runners-up entries will be published on Be the Star You Are!® web site effective February 9, 2010. Winners notified by that date. Winners will be listed in the newsletter and on the web site. No additional mailings will be considered. Payment accepted by check, VISA, MasterCard, or PAYPAL. Payment must be done at the same time of submission. All entries without donation are disqualified.
* Author's name
* Mailing address
* Email address
* Phone number
* Word count
* 30 Word BIO
For more information, please visit: www.bethestaryouare.org and go to Write.
Be the Star You Are!® is a 501 c3 charity. All entry fees are tax deductible.
PO Box 376, Moraga, California 94556. Phone 925-376-7126, www.bethestaryouare.org
Thanks to William Gladstone and THE TWELVE for sponsorship. www.12thebook.com
Be the Star You Are!® is a registered trademark.
Causes Cynthia Brian Supports
Be the Star You Are! 501 c3 charity empowering women, families, and youth through improved literacy, positive media, and life skills.