This contest is named in remembrance of Jocelyn Starr, who passed away in November 2010. She was one of the founding members of ASEC and was a great supporter of her students.
Please send entries to email@example.com by the contest deadline: February 28, 2017. See below for eligibility and requirements.
Download the submission form here: Starr Submission Form PDF
The poster can be downloaded here and printed for use in your ALC or ALP: Starr Poster PDF
Write an essay of around 500 words or produce a video not more than 10 minutes in length on the subject of:
How attending an Adult Learning Centre or an Adult Literacy Program has changed my life.
To be eligible to enter you must:
a) Be currently attending a certified Adult Literacy Program (ALP) or Adult Learning Centre (ALC) OR Have graduated from a certified ALP or ALC.
b) Be recommended by the director of the ALP or ALC.
All submissions must be the contestants’ own original work.
By submitting your entry you agree to allow ASEC to publish your essay or video on our website, newsletter and/or social media and to share your entry with Adult Learning and Literacy.
Winners will be announced at the ASEC Spring Conference. We invite winners to attend our Fall Conference if at all possible to receive their awards and present their work to the membership. A member of the Starr Writers Committee will contact winners to confirm details.
Your submission must include: