The Robert E. Howard Foundation is proud to announce the first annual Cross Plains High School Writing Competition which will give the author of the best paper related to Howard and/or Howard’s stories a scholarship of $1,000.00 toward his or her college education this fall. The paper also has a chance of being published in the scholarly journal The Dark Man.
The competition is open to papers related to Robert E. Howard and/or his works, written by seniors of Cross Plains High School who are planning on attending college in fall 2007. The 15- to 30-page paper must be written between February 1, 2007 and March 31, 2007, and submitted to the Foundation before April 7, 2007.
Complete details can be found at the foundation’s website.