Writing Competition – Apollo Bay Writers Festival DEADLINE EXTENDED

What is on offer?

The Apollo Bay Writers Festival is proud to announce the ABWF Writing Competition 2017.

Four prizes across three categories will share in a total cash prize pool of $2,175. The competition is open to any style of writing including: prose; poetry; song lyrics; radio, screen or stage play; or any other format.

The three categories are: Open, Youth (12-20), and Children (under 12). The Open category is open to all ages and all styles of writing with a first prize of $1,000. In addition, the Open category includes a Best Local Entry prize of $500 for the best entry by a person living in the local area (see the terms and conditions). The Youth category is for people between the ages of 12 and 20 years that live in the Colac Otway Shire. The prize for the Youth category is $500. The $175 prize for the Children’s category is for kids under the age of 12 years who live in the Colac Otway Shire.

Entry is free and closes on 10 July.

For further details and an entry form, click here.

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