Creative Writing Festival (Mid-America Region)

The ACSI Mid-America Creative Writing Festival provides opportunities for students to develop their writing skills. Through the use of evaluative criteria, students will receive encouragement and instruction regarding their submitted writings. The highest scored superior works are published each spring in the Creative Writing Book of Winners. To learn more, see "Creative Writing Festival" in the Mid-America Participation Guide.

Coordinator Resources

  • CW Coordinator Handbook
  • School Registration Form & Tabulation Sheet with Judge Recommendation & Evaluation Form
  • Host Info Sheet—See below and download the Host Info Sheet for the event site you will be attending
  • Pay participation fees Online—Using the online Participation Fee Payment Form
  • CW Judges Packet

Chairperson and Host Resources

  • CW Chair Handbook
  • CW Finance Report
  • Report of Superior Rated Works

Host Info Sheets

The Host Info Sheet is the first thing an event coordinator should read to fully prepare their students for this event. It will give important information like due dates, chairperson contact, event location, and other highlights and reminders.

State City School Host Info Sheet
IL Princeton Princeton Christian Academy Host Info Sheet
KY Louisville Whitefield Academy Host Info Sheet
OH Germantown Germantown Christian School Host Info Sheet
OH Willard Celeryville Christian School Host Info Sheet
SD Miller Sunshine Bible Academy Host Info Sheet


The Mid-America Student Activities team serves schools in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, West Virginia and Wisconsin. Contact a Mid-America Student Activities Representative.