1. Click the "Submit now" button. It will direct you to Western Michigan University’s ScholarWorks portal. Once at ScholarWorks, you will need to create a new account in order to submit your piece; click "Sign Up." You will be directed through the process of creating a new account, and a link will be sent to the email address you list.
  2. Once you have this email, click where indicated and agree to the terms.
  3. This will take you to the actual submission page.
  4. Provide the requested information. Be sure to list your school where it says "institution," and to include your teacher’s contact information. Your submission will not be complete without a recommendation from an instructor. (We will contact your instructor at the email address you provide, and they will send their recommendation separately.) Upload your written work and submit.

Submissions closed for the 2014-15 contest.