Armadale Young Writers' Awards 2020
This creative writing (prose only) competition is open to students who reside or attend school in the City of Armadale in years 3 to 12. The categories are:
Years 3 & 4
Years 5 & 6
Years 7 & 8
Years 9 &10
Years 11 & 12
You could win some fantastic prizes. The Prizes for each category are 1st Prize $200, 2nd Prize $150, 3rd prize $100 - plus all finalists receive a trophy, certificate and a copy of the anthology containing all place-getting entries. An overall winner chosen from all the place-getters receives a bonus $50 book voucher.
The Armadale Young Writers’ Award will open and accept online entries only from 1 – 30 June 2020. Entries received before or after these dates will not be considered.
Writing Tips – Questions to consider
- Choose your font and size carefully. Is it readable?
- Does my short story adhere to the correct structure of a short story?
- Am I using paragraphs, and am I using them properly?
- Have I edited, drafted and re-drafted to ensure my story is the best example of what I am capable of as a writer?
For more tips see the Cristy Burne's - GR8 Tips for Writing GR8 Short Stories sheet.