2021 Nan Manefield Young Writer's Award

Entries are now closed for the 2021 Nan Manefield Young Writer's Award and the winners were announced at an Awards Night during Library and Information Week, 20 May, 2021. You can read the winning entries here.

The Nan Manefield Young Writer's Award is a writing prize presented by Stanton Library and North Sydney Council.
Young people, aged between 11 and 18 years, who are a resident of the Sydney NSW metropolitan area, submit either a poem or short story of up to 750 words.
The competition is judged in five age categories by a panel of professional authors, and has prizes totalling over $2,000.

 

For further information please contact the Children's Librarians: kidzone@northsydney.nsw.gov.au