The Summer Writing Contest is always a fun opportunity to exercise creative writing skills and use your imagination! Applicants must be between the ages of 7-12 and reside in the Eastern Iowa television viewing area. There can only be one entry per applicant and previous winners are not eligible. The essays must be more than 50 and less than 500 words to be considered. Pick up an entry form at any of our sponsor locations, at the KCRG-TV9 studio, or print one from our website.

The 2022 question is “If you could be anyone/anything for a day, who/what would you be and why?”

Entries are due by July 31st and can be mailed in or dropped off at the KCRG-TV9 studio!