Meet the Winners of the 2018 Writing Competition
October 16th, 2018
On Thursday 30th November, among the same historic pieces that serve as inspiration for the stories, contestants got back together one more time to find out who are the winners of the 2017 English Writing Competition.
This year was more competitive than ever. With more than 200 entries, 20 finalists from 7th to 12th grade manage to impress the judges with their outstanding pieces and were selected to participate in the second stage of the competition. At this point they had to show the judges their ability to write a creative story inspired by some interesting objects displayed at the Recoleta Dominica Museum.
Finally, after weeks of accurate deliberation the winners were chosen. Among other prizes, the winner for Category 1 will get to go for a two week English course at the prestigious Scarborough School of English in ... UK.
The winners were as follows:
During the evening we also got to enjoy the incredible experience of former winner ...... who delighted the audience with an impressive speech about his participation at last year's competition.
Finally, we would like to give special thanks to Ms. Fiona.... ambassador .... for generously agreeing to spend an insightful evening with this young writers. We believe her participation is an incredible contribution and inspiration to all of them.