Young writers award
Young writers award
Nan Manefield Young Writers' Award
An annual writing competition for children aged 11 - 18 years.

2023 marks 34 years of Stanton Library and North Sydney Council celebrating the writing talent of young people in our community with our annual Young Writers' Award since 1989.

Young people aged 11 to 18 years old are invited to submit either one poem or one short story not exceeding 750 words for the Nan Manefield Young Writers’ Award.


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Entries close on Sunday 30 April 2023.

Nan Manefield YWA 2022 Winners

Nan Manefield YWA 2022: Winners and winning entries.