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2016 National Literary Competition in ASL and Writing

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This event takes place each day from November 1st, 2016 to November 18th, 2016.

Date: Friday, November 18th, 2016

Contact: youthprograms@gallaudet.edu

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Throughout the years, Gallaudet University and Phi Kappa Zeta has held various literary competitions with the goal of promoting literacy, recognizing unique talent, and offering prizes and scholarships to young deaf and hard of hearing students. 

We are excited to announce our collaboration in hosting the annual 
National Literary Competition in ASL and Writing

The purpose of the competition is to give deaf and hard of hearing students the opportunity to showcase their abilities, as well as instill pride and ownership in their work.

Gallaudet National Literary Competition in ASL & Writing

The National Literary Competition is open to ALL deaf and hard of hearing students from all schools/programs.

 

2016 National Literary Competition Timeline

Registration and submissions: November 1-18

For the ASL competition, register and submit here

For the Writing competition, register and submit here

Winners announced: December 15, 2016

Winners' work published on Gallaudet Youth Programs and Phi Kappa Zeta websites and social media pages: January 2017

 

Rules and Guidelines Manuals

To download the 2016 National Literary Competition Rules and Guidelines manual for the ASL Category, click here

To download the 2016 National Literary Competition Rules and Guidelines manual for the Writing Category, click here

 

Frequently Asked Questions

(FAQs) here 

This event occurs on:

  • Tuesday, November 1st, 2016
  • Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
  • Thursday, November 3rd, 2016
  • Friday, November 4th, 2016
  • Saturday, November 5th, 2016
  • Sunday, November 6th, 2016
  • Monday, November 7th, 2016
  • Tuesday, November 8th, 2016
  • Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
  • Thursday, November 10th, 2016
  • Friday, November 11th, 2016
  • Saturday, November 12th, 2016
  • Sunday, November 13th, 2016
  • Monday, November 14th, 2016
  • Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
  • Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
  • Thursday, November 17th, 2016
  • Friday, November 18th, 2016

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The Wisconsin Educational Services Program for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing and Outreach Services for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Deafblind are part of the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, Division for Learning Support.