Vegas PBS Writers Contest

24 Mar Vegas PBS accepting entries for PBS KIDS Writers Contest through April 7

Vegas PBS invites students in kindergarten through fifth grade to enter the annual PBS KIDS Writers Contest, which calls for original stories of 50 to 500 words, depending on the entrant’s grade level. As reported by the Las Vegas Review-Journal, “First-place winners will receive a scholarship to attend the Southern Nevada Writing Project’s Summer Youth Writing Camp, a five-day program that builds on storytelling skills.” The deadline for entries is April 7 at 5 p.m. For details, call (702) 799-1010 or visit