Contests and Opportunities


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

Check out the MyBlueprint contest for creating a portfolio!

Reader’s Digest has a Share Your Canada Photo Contest on until March 6, 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 open. DEADLINES: November 21 and 28, 2022


Young Writers of Canada – check out the contests available each year!

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

Create Your Canada Contest for Grade 11 and 12 students – have a bill you’d like to see made into law? Check out this contest and opportunity to travel! Deadline March 2023

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.