Student Writing Awards 2023-24


Presented by Media Arts, Creative Writing and the SFCC Foundation


Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Academic Essay, Image/Photography, instructor nominated, & en español..

PRIZES: Winners receive $50; Runners-Up receive $25

DEADLINE: Friday, March 1 at Noon.

Winners, runners-up, and honorable mentions will all be published in Accolades, will be invited to read at the celebration, and will also be considered for the SFCC Foundation Richard Bradford Memorial Creative Writing Scholarship.


  • Applicants must be enrolled in at least three credits and should not yet have earned a degree.
  • Entries should be no more than 5 pages in length, typed, and attached as Word documents (or jpgs for images/photography).
  • No more than 6 submissions, excluding instructor nominations.
  • Please remove any identifying information from the entries.

TO ENTER: email submissions (or questions) to

INCLUDE: name, A#, phone number, and the titles & categories of entries