Last Call: The final deadline for submitting your essays is now extended to 28 February 2021. We look forward to your participation in this event.
How did a science fiction story change your life?
Were you moved by reading one of the stories from Ted Chiang’s Exhalation... a short sci fi story by another author... or a full-length science fiction novel?
Tell us how reading a particular science fiction story changed your life… or your thinking. Share your lessons, truths, and musings in a way your readers can relate to!
Essay Contest 2020
Length: 500 words (+/- 50 words)
Format: Reflective essay in MS Word
Eligibility: All PolyU students
Deadline: 28 February 2021
In your reflection, include the title of the story (e.g. “The Life Cycle of Objects”) or the novel (e.g. Exhalation) you are writing about, as well as the name of the author (e.g. Ted Chiang).
Email your submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have already submitted and wish to enhance your submission, we would be happy to accept a revised version from you before the new deadline. Otherwise, we will keep your current submission.
- First: Apple iPad 32 GB
- Second: Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Tablet
- Third: $500 Eslite coupon
Winners will have the chance to publish in Inscribe: The Journal of Undergraduate Student Writing.
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