Armadale Writers' Award

Armadale Writers' Award

The Armadale Writers’ Award is a creative writing competition which is open to adult amateur writers living in Western Australia.

The prizes are: 1st prize of $1000, 2nd prize of $750 and 3rd prize of $500. 

Entry for this competition is online only, and access to the entry form will only be available from 1 to 30 September 2019.

Works must be original prose and have a 1000 - 4000 word count.

Read the full Terms and Conditions of entry to guarantee eligibility and formatting requirements.

The entries will be judged by a panel of authors and librarians, who will be looking at the originality of themes, plot development, story structure, and the overall quality of writing.

Submitted entries are final and cannot be returned or amended.

Important Dates:

Entries Open
Sunday 1 September 2019, 12am (AWST)

Entries Close
Monday 30 September, 11.59pm (AWST)

Finalists notified
By Friday 25 October 2019

Unsuccessful Entrants notified
Monday 28 October 2019 

Winning Entries on the website
Monday 18 November 2019

Prize winning entries for 2018

Prize winning entries for 2017