It's Lit! - Deadline

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Submissions to It’s Lit! A Celebration of Student Writing are due by Thursday, April 13, 2017. The theme for this year's publication is "Inspiration."

All submissions will be considered regardless of the theme.

It's Lit! is a district-wide celebration of student writing for the Worcester Public Schools. All students Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12 are encouraged to submit original, not previously published creative works such as poems, memoirs, and short stories. A student committee will assist with the selection and production of the publication.

Online submission is now open. Responses are limited to 2,200 words or 10,000 characters (including spaces). If a submission is longer than 2,200 words please arrange for a paper or e-mail submission.

E-mailed forms and all questions related to It’s Lit! should be directed to Katie Silva at

Paper submissions should be sent to:

Katie Silva
20 Irving Street
Worcester, MA 01609
Event Date(s): 
Thursday, April 13, 2017 (All day)