Crowder Quill

There are presently no open calls for submissions.

Due to inclement weather, the 2023 deadline has been extended until midnight on Friday, Feb. 3rd.

For more information about the contest and publication, including a how-to-enter video as well as archives of the publication, contest winners, and more, see the website:

If problems with submissions, email 

The 2021-22 contest has been extended until Feb. 1, 2023 for all entries: online, hand-delivered, and mailed. Crowder College is revamping the entire journalism/communication program in which the Quill is a part; the new degree is Digital Media Marketing certificate effective fall 2022. 

All entries submitted during the 2021-22 cycle are eligible during the current contest. However, only four entries may be submitted per category. 

When done submitting an entry, click on "Back" in the upper-left-hand corner to enter additional entries. You will receive an email confirmation for each entry and can track your entries through Submittable.

Winners will be announced in Mid-March and then published in the magazine and awarded in May.

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