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Austin PBS Writers Contest

Austin PBS, KLRU-TV is promoting the 25th anniversary of their annual Austin PBS KIDS Writers Contest and would love your Kindergarten through fifth graders to have a chance to be published authors. The Austin PBS KIDS Writers Contest is open now through March 31, 2020. Children may submit their stories online at or through the mail in either English and Spanish. 

All entries will be published on the Austin PBS website.

Please encourage your K-5 community to motivate their students to write their own stories. The contest rules, entry form and judging rubrics may be accessed or downloaded in English or Spanish at and have also been attached to this email. 

If you have any questions, please contact Mary Alice Appleman, Manager External Relations, Austin PBS, KLRU-TV. 

Click here for the Entry Form (English)

Oprima Aqui Para El Formulario de Inscripción (Español)