The Children’s Society are running a creative writing competition as part of their Seriously Awkward campaign for vulnerable 16 and 17 year olds. A great opportunity for aspiring writers.
- Theme: 16 and 17 year olds
- Word count: 2,000 words maximum
- Who can enter: Unpublished writers in two categories 1) 16 to 25 year olds and 2) adults aged 26 and over
- Genre: Fiction – from any perspective and any genre
- Closing date: Friday 31 August 2018
- Judges: A panel of writing industry experts will join a young person from the charity to choose the best stories.
- Prizes: Top prize is exclusive advice and feedback from a top literary agent and writing goodies.