2011 Children’s Writing Competition
Theme: Community Spirit
- Short Story – 14-17 years – 1,000 words
- Poetry – 14-17 years – 40 lines
- Short Story – 11-13 years – 500 words
- Poetry – 11-13 years – 30 lines
- Short Story – 7-10 years – 300 words
- Poetry – 7-10 years – 20 lines
Submission of entries is by online submission at goldcoastwritersassociation.submishmash.com/Submit
By submitting an entry you agree to the following conditions:
- I declare the work submitted is my own original work and that no part has been copied from any other source.
- I give permission for my entry to be published on the Gold Coast Writers’ Association Inc. website and in a commemorative eBook.
If unable to submit entries online, please contact us for an entry form.
All entries must be original and the work of the stated author only. Entries exceeding the word count by more than 10% will be eliminated from the competition. Any entries found to be plagiarised will be excluded from the competition, and, if prizes have been awarded they must be returned.
Note: Proof of age of the entrant must be provided upon request.
For each category: 1st – $100; 2nd $50; 3rd $25
Total prize monies: $1,050
Certificates will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Highly Commended.
5pm Friday 22 April
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