The Brett Meredith Award for Distinction in Writing is awarded to a grade 12 student who demonstrates a passion and aptitude for creative writing.
This award was created in 2017 in memory of Brett Meredith, a well-respected English and Creative Writing teacher at Alpha Secondary.
To be considered for the award the student must have:
- Been enrolled at Alpha Secondary for their grade 12 year
- Been admitted to a post-secondary institution for the upcoming school year
- Been a strong, positive member of the school community (ex. Grad Council, student council, clubs, sports teams, etc.)
- Demonstrated a passion and aptitude for creative writing (ex. short stories, poetry, script writing, narrative essays)
To apply, please fill out an application and submit to Ms. McChesney in room A100 along with a cover letter and creative writing sample by Wednesday April 3rd.