2nd Annual Essay Writing Contest

Submission Criteria

Submit one original, not previously published, 1,000-word (or less) essay inspired by your personal experience with breast or ovarian cancer.  Essays may be written from the point of view of the patient or caregiver.  Type your essay in Microsoft Word or submit a PDF, double spaced in size 12 font.  This contest is open to the public.  Breast Cancer Connections staff and Board Members may not participate

Due: June 1, 2014

Submit entries to jill@bcconnections.org with your name, phone, and a brief bio.

Judging & Prizes

Three finalists will be announced on BCC’s Blog, where the community will vote for their favorite essay.
Kepler’s Books Event
7:00 p.m. July 1, 2014
Finalists will be invited to read their essays. The winner will be announced that night!
The winning essay will be published in the September 2014 issue of Connections, Breast Cancer Connections’ newsletter.