Teen Short Story Contest: Mental Health Awareness

Did you know that 1 in 5 teens and young adults lives teen-short-story-imagewith a mental health condition? The San Mateo County Libraries is sponsoring Teen Short Story Contest to increase awareness about mental health.

Write a short story that helps readers emphasize with a character who has a mental illness. Win awesome prizes such as lunch and feedback from a Youth Adult author, books & journals!   Last day to submit stories is January 17, 2017.  See the  brochure for details.