Contests

The Grande Prairie Public Library runs annual contests such as the Collins Writing Contest, now in its 29th year, and other contests on an irregular basis.  As new contests are scheduled, details will be added to this page.

Teen Poetry Contest

Thank you to all of the teens who participated in this year’s Teen Poetry Contest!  We had a ton of amazing entries.  It was a tough job, but the Teen Advisory Board has chosen this year’s winners.

1st Place: “Ode to the Seasons” by Rayne Petteplace
2nd Place: “Skinny” by Jenna Wilson
3rd Place: “The Insider” by Chloelyn MacDonald
Honourable Mention: “Success Doesn’t Come Easy” by Emma Victoria Reyes

 Congratulations to all of our winners!  The winning poems will be on display in the teen area until the end of June.  Make sure to check them out the next time you visit GPPL!

LibriCon: Fanfic Contest

Are you a writer who loves fanfiction? Write a 1000 word (or less) story for our LibriCon fanfic contest. MORE DETAILS

Entry deadline: Saturday, July 1 at 11:59 pm.