Whitherfore can I receive this bountiful bounty?
Whitherfore? Is too a word!
All you have to do is write up a 600-character story (that’s including spaces and punctuation) about your coming-of-age moment and submit to it the Figment page at Zinch.com for a chance to win a $500 scholarship. After you enter, your story will be judged by one of *the* preeminent writers alive today…*drumroll*…*but not really a surprise*…*but still very exciting*…
The judge of our contest is Jonathan Safran Foer. THAT Jonathan Safran Foer. Author of Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (which you can start reading for a limited time, here on Figment) and Everything is Illuminated. So to recap: 600 characters. $500 dollars. The love and admiration of Jonathan Safran Foer.* You only have until March 31 to enter, and it only takes a minute. Enter now!
*love not included.