Goodbye, Summer! 6-Word Challenge Submission Guidelines


Amari Day, ’26

What will you miss about SUMMER?                           Tell us in exactly 6 words!

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  • Rules for Writing (For Art, please scroll down)
    1. Submission must be an original work by the student.
    2. Submission must be uploaded to EDDA Google Classroom.
    3. Google Doc or Word Doc are only accepted files.
    4. Google Classroom Code: jra37ui
    5. Cash prize in the form of a gift card will be awarded directly to the winner of the raffle.
    6. Only 1 submission per student in writing.
    7. Rolling submissions through September 29th @ midnight.
    8. No more or less than 6 Words.
  • Please refrain from graphic violence, sexual situations, and unwarranted profanity (please email Ms. Mustafah [email protected] if you have questions about your content before submitting).
  • Absolutely no…
    • Racist, sexist, homophobic, ableist, and other marginalizing language or content.
  • Please include a brief statement of inspiration for your piece: How did the idea come to you?


  • Google Doc or Word Document (no pdfs, please)
  • 12-point font, preferably Times New Roman
  • Proofread and polished


OPTIONAL: You may include an original jpeg image (photograph, art piece) to accompany your piece; however, EDDA reserves the right to use its own visual images best suited for your piece. It’s a great idea to pair your piece with a friend’s artwork–you’ll both be published!