Contests and Opportunities


Here are your opportunities to win money or get published or maybe even become a local celebrity!

Check out the My Canada Project open for submission now until October 13th, 2023


 CBC’s short story contest and CBC’s poetry contest and CBC’s non-fiction contest




Polar Expressions Publishing has poetry and short story contests – check out the deadlines on their website – POETRY DEADLINE is Nov 30, 2023 and SHORT STORY DEADLINE is Nov 24, 2023

Check out the Vancouver Writers Fest which happens in October each year.

You can help name the mascot sheep for Veterans Affairs Canadian National Vimy Memorial in France! Scan the QR code or click on the link provided for details.

Contestants are challenged to submit a video, poster, essay and/or poem on the theme of Canadian Remembrance. Please see the link for rules for each category. Due dates are usually around November 15th each year and then we turn it in to the local Legion office.