Every other year, Murray City holds a Literary Competition. The competition is open to Murray residents from grade 9 through adult. A Grand Prize winner receives a $100 cash prize or up to $400 towards attendance at a writer's conference of his or her choice. Divisions include Grades 9-12 and Adult. Categories include Children's Picture Book, Children/Youth Chapter Book, Poetry, Short Story, Personal Narrative, and Novel.
Entries for the 2018 Murray Literary Competition are due at the Murray Parks Office (296 East Murray Park Ave, Murray, UT 84107) by 5pm February 13, 2018. See the guidelines in the entry form for complete information on submitting your work.