Prebendal Young Writer of the Year 2018

Posted on: 27 Apr 2018

Can you capture our imaginations? Our popular story writing competition for children in school Years 3-6 is back so good luck everyone and get writing!

Entrants should submit an original fictional short story in English of no more than 600 words. Entries will be judged on originality, story structure, characterisation and imaginative use of language. On submission, the child must state their name, date of birth and current school year. The story can be either handwritten or typed.

Entries must be emailed to or posted to Young Writer of the Year 2018, The Prebendal School, 52-55 West St, Chichester, West Sussex PO19 1RT by Monday 4th June 2018.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend the Young Writer Awards ceremony at The Prebendal School on Friday 22nd June 2018 at 7pm.

Good luck everyone!