Storytelling contest for veterans announced

The DISTCO is part of a series of "Digital Storytelling Contests (DISTCO)" hosted by Department of Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Houston.The first contest of the DISTCO series, DISTCO 2008, was initiated in the fall of 2008. The first contest was followed by a contest each year thus making the contest an annual event.

The Veterans Storytelling Project, a program from The Brookfield Institute , uses trained volunteers to help veterans tell their stories, a proven method for reducing PTSD while helping family members, friends and neighbors understand their loved ones better. This story, by Vietnam veteran John Sacco, launched the project.

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Revamped Veterans Writing Prize: Newly-Created veterans story contest. Council are sponsoring a new veterans storytelling contest that will culminate with an. who will announce the winners and hold a workshop specifically for veterans. VFW has announced the winners of the 2016 national publications contest.

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Every week we will be starting a new Story Telling competition – with great prizes! The current prize is 2000 NP, plus a rare item!!!This is how it works. We start a story and you have to write the next few paragraphs.

Storytelling contest for veterans announced News Staff – May 13, 2019. PIERRE, SD – South Dakota State university veterans affairs and the south dakota humanities council are sponsoring a storytelling contest for veterans that will culminate with an awards ceremony at the South Dakota Festival of Books Oct. 4-6 in Deadwood, SD.

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Katy Kildee Legislation sponsored by Assemblyman Michael Cusick (D-Mid Island) to help veterans have better access to state. The study was first announced by Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) in 2017 and was.

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Storytelling contest for veterans announced News Staff – May 14, 2019. PIERRE, SD – South Dakota State University Veterans Affairs and the South Dakota Humanities Council are sponsoring a storytelling contest for veterans that will culminate with an awards ceremony at the South Dakota Festival of Books Oct. 4-6 in Deadwood, SD.

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Submit your story map to win the $5,000 grand prize for a storytelling project in your community and the title of StoryMapper of the Year. Winners will be featured on esri.com and announced by Esri CEO Jack Dangermond on GIS Day (November 13, 2019).

Veterans Remembering Veterans BROOKINGS – South Dakota State University Veterans Affairs and the South Dakota Humanities Council are sponsoring a storytelling contest for veterans that will culminate with an awards ceremony.