The Solstice Prize for Young Writers 2020
A creative writing prize for 10-17 year olds brought to you by Writing East Midlands.
We’d love to see entries of poetry (up to 40 lines) and short stories (up to 1000 words) on any subject. It’s completely free to enter and prizes will be awarded in two age categories,
10-13 and 14-17 years.
1st prize: £50 cash for the entrant plus a £50 book token for their school/college
Work will be published on www.writingeastmidlands.co.uk
There will also be a range of giveaways and writing treats for the ten most highly commended pieces in each age category, and prizes for the best writing from young writers living in the East Midlands.
Submit your work here (see below)
Closes for entries on the Summer Solstice - 20th June 2020
Winners will be announced in early July 2020
*All entries must be accompanied by parental or teacher consent.
Entries submitted without appropriate consent will be disqualified.
If you’d like further information please don’t hesitate to contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org