Century Student Receives Award in Young Authors Contest
Release Date: 3/5/2009 8:23:37 AM
Kelsey Meadows, a tenth grade student at Century High School, was a winner in the State of Maryland International Reading Association’s Fifth Annual High School Young Authors Program Contest. Her entry, entitled Today is Her Birthday, won Second Place in the Story/Essay category for grade 10.
Kelsey will be honored at the State of Maryland International Reading Association Council Conference on Wednesday, April 1, 2009, at the Marriott Hunt Valley Inn. She will be recognized and will have the opportunity to read her poem. In addition, she will be presented with a book store gift certificate, as well as a copy of the 2008-09 High School Authors Anthology, which will include her winning selection. She also will meet guest author Alan Sitomer and receive a book autographed by the author.