Contests & Opportunities


Submit an essay, poem, or poster.  Criteria are posted at the link above.

Submit short stories, poetry, or other form of writing to the “random” category.  The 2018 contest was judged, in part, by our own Vic High student and City pf Victoria Youth 2018 Poet Laureate Agartu Ali.

A calendar of poetry, essay, short story, novella, and general creative writing contests that are open to Canadian high school students.  Cash prizes & the opportunity to be published.

A portal to several creative writing and poetry contests year round.

Poetry and short story contests with with a mid-summer deadline.  Exercise your creativity beyond the school year!

Other Learning Opportunities

Vic High Living Library blog

Are you an avid reader AND avid writer?  Become a regular contributor and/or student editor of  Vic High’s Living Library blog.  Earn valuable volunteer hours and enjoy the experience of contributing to the reading culture of our school.  See your teacher-librarian Ms. Burleson for details.

Greater Victoria Public Library