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WTVP PBS Kids Writers' Contest 2019

Monday, December 03, 2018 - Posted 12:01:34 PM by Mary Heinemann

WTVP is giving students the opportunity to win prizes for using their creative writing talents! 

Students in Kindergarten through Grade 3 can participate in the WTVP PBS KIDS Writers' Contest, either independently or through their schools. Here are the details for student entry into the WTVP PBS KIDS Writers' Contest: 
  • The contest is open to kids in Kindergarten through 3rd grade. 
  • You can find information, entry forms and rules at 
  • Make sure to send each student entry along with a unique entry form to WTVP Writers' Contest, 101 State Street, Peoria, IL 61602, by the contest deadline: Friday, April 5, 2019. 
  • Winners will be notified by May 10, 2019. 
Winners and their families will be invited to participate in an exciting party held at WTVP studios in June. They will also receive the opportunity to read their stories, win prizes, and have a lot of fun! 

If you have additional questions, please contact Mary Heinemann by phone: 309-495-0595, or by email: