OFW or Filipino Abroad — Write Your Story and Earn 2,000 Plus

In 500 to 1,000 words,  write a story or an essay about something interesting in your life or work abroad,  and then email it to The Philippine Star.

Philstar chooses and publishes three essays every week,  and if your essay is chosen,  you’ll receive 2,000 pesos,  and a chance to win the first, second or third prize of 15K, 10K and 5K, respectively,  in December this year.

You should be:

  • 18 years old and above
  • an OFW or ex-OFW
  • a Filipino living abroad or has lived abroad
  • a foreigner living in the Philippines
  • a Filipino with a friend or relative abroad

Your essay must:

  • be in American English
  • about a real Filipino experience

This runs from December 1, 2009 to December 31, 2010.

Read more details and chosen essays at the Philippine Star website philstar.com

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