Australian writers aged 21 and under are invited to enter the first Young Calibre Prize, proudly presented by Australian Book Review and Copyright Agency Limited. This is a special opportunity for Australia’s next generation of writers to challenge themselves with a piece of imaginative non-fiction.
The first prize is $3000!
Word length 1000-3000 on any non-fiction subject.
Write your original thoughts on any life subject…..journeys and travel, history and the future, environmental issues, polirics and economics, popular culture, media and technology.
To celebrate 200 years of Australia Post the Our past, our present, our future Schools Competition is open to all secondary students under 15 years of age. You can choose to write a short story or poem, create a rap or painting. Think creatively about what it might be like to be a postie – in the past, the present or the future.
Official entry forms can be found on the Australia Post website
There are great prizes for students, teachers and schools including iPod Nanos.