Friday, May 27, 2016

Faraway Competition for Young Writers



Who is faraway?
 When do you feel faraway?
 Where is faraway?
What is faraway?

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Who can enter: All writers across Australia aged 7—18 years
Cost: $7 for each entry (limit 3 entries per person)
Age categories: 7-9 years old, 10-13 years old, or 14-18 years old
Opening date: 19 April 2016
Closing date: 26 August 2016
Short stories up to 500 words
Poems up to 20 lines
Illustrations A5 and black & white only
All entries must be inspired by the theme of ‘Faraway’. Entries will be judged by renowned Melbourne based writer Angela Costi, and widely-exhibited local artist Margaret Krajnc.
Prizes include vouchers up to $250 towards Creative Write-it courses (which includes online writing mentorships for 'faraway' writers!) plus publication in the Faraway anthology. 

Go to www.creativewriteit.com.au/faraway2016 for guidelines and to submit your entry.