High School Competition

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Columbia State's Annual High School Competition is happy to announce that it is scheduled to be in-person on March 22, 2024.

The High School Competition is where high school students from all around the Tennessee area compete in different categories that are judged by college faculty. Multiple high school students can enter, and they can choose what category they want to compete in. Deadline to register is Friday, March 8, 2024.

For additional information, please contact co-coordinators, Dr. Deborah Miller (dmiller28@columbiastate.edu) and Mr. Daniel Kelley (dkelley10@columbiastate.edu).

Click to download the Media Release Consent Form. Every student will need to complete a Media Release Consent Form so that we can announce contest winners. Please download Media Release, complete the form then scan to email to msanders34@columbiastate.edu.

For the rules, registration form and a list of categories, see below.


Daniel Kelley
Associate Professor of English
Lawrence Campus, 146
Dr. Deborah Miller
Associate Professor of Geography
Columbia Campus, Clement 209