COLUMBIAKids is a free online magazine that features exciting, interesting, and informative articles and stories based in Pacific Northwest history. Target readers are children up to age 14 who live in the states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Alaska, but also welcome subscribers from all over the world. The central focus is on Washington state and the general Pacific Northwest, so only well-researched submissions that feature historic Washington and Pacific Northwest subjects will be considered for publication.
Length: 800-1,200 words each
Length: 200-800 words each
Pay: $50 – $500
• Pays on publication
• Buys First World Electronic Rights and Archival Rights.
• Does not pay writers younger than 18. Young writers may submit contributions to NW Book Swap
Now accepting submissions via both email (no attachments) and USPS.
Send submissions to:
1911 Pacific Avenue
Tacoma, Washington 98402
Please indicate known availability of photographs or other images at the time of submission.
All submissions not accompanied by an SASE will be recycled.
Queries and illustrator web links may be sent to: COLUMBIAKids@wshs.wa.gov
No attachments, please.
For more info: COLUMBIAKids Contributor Guidelines