Cheerios Spoonfuls of Stories

Have you ever wanted to write a children's book? Many parents have, and while it can be difficult to get the attention of a publishing house, Cheerios has made it one step simpler to get it done. As part of its Spoonfuls of Stories campaign, you can submit your original children's story by July 15th, and have a chance to win these great prizes:

  • Grand Prize of $5000 cash and the winning story submission will be offered to a reputable Children’s Book Publishing company for possible future publication.
  • (2) First Prizes of $1000 each
All finalist stories will also end up on the website!

Did you know?

The Cheerios Spoonfuls of Stories program helps get high quality, award-winning books in the hands of children, and encourages parents and children to enjoy the wonders of reading together. Over the past 7 years, Cheerios has given away more than 35 million children’s books inside boxes of Cheerios cereal. In addition, Cheerios has donated more than $2.9 million to First Book to help get books to children from low-income families. That's a lot books!

To learn more about the contest, or to see what past winner's books have looked like, visit!

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