OECTA is proud to sponsor the annual Young Authors Awards/Prix Jeunes Écrivains. The awards celebrate the writing talents and accomplishments of students, who submit short stories, poems, nonfiction articles and reports in both English and French.
The first place winners at the school level advance to the unit level and then to the Provincial competition. A collection of the winning entries is published in book form each year
- February 12, 2016 - Teachers must submit their class' entries to their OECTA School Association Representative.
February 19, 2016 - Winning school entries must be signed and submitted by the authorizing OECTA Association Representative to the local unit office.
Provincial winners are announced at the June Council of OECTA Presidents and certificates will be issued to all provincial entries. Provincial plaques will be issued to all provincial winners and provincial winners will be published in a commemorative booklet
Congratulations to the 2014-15 Young Authors Awards Winners
Click here for a list of the English and French Award Winners!
Click here to download the Young Authors book
2013Young Authors Awards Winners Book
English and French Award Winners
French Award Winners