The Howard County Literacy Association invites students in grades 1-5 to submit their original poems and/or short stories to the annual writing contest called The Young Authors' Contest . Please see the YAC Flyer Announcing Contest for information about the rules and guidelines on the Ilchester website. All entries must have a completed YAC Cover Sheet sent as a PDF. Submissions may be emailed to Mrs. Legambi, by January 24, 2022. Contact Mrs. Legambi with any questions.