Deep Wild Undergraduate Student Essay Contest Deadline March 15

Deadline: March 15, 2020
Contact: Rick Kempa, Editor, Deep Wild Journal
Email: [email protected]

The editors of Deep Wild: Writing from the Backcountry invite students currently enrolled in undergraduate programs to submit essays for our 2020 Undergraduate Student Essay Writing Contest. We seek work that conjures the experiences, observations, and insights of journeys to places where there are no roads. The length limit is 3,000 words. There is no entry fee. Up to three essays will be chosen for publication in the June 2020 volume of Deep Wild Journal, and the authors will receive cash awards of $100 and five copies of the journal. Contest submissions will be accepted until March 15 at For more details, see our Contest Guidelines at

Posted on February 28, 2020