The Stanton Library and North Sydney Council are pleased to announce the 2017 Nan Manefield Young Writers Award.
Young people, aged between 11 and 18, are invited to submit either a poem or short story of 750 words or less.
The competition is judged in five age categories by a panel of professional writers and has prizes totalling over $2,500.
Entry forms can be picked up at Stanton Library or downloaded here:
Nan Manfield Young Writers Award entry form (1012KB)
Read last year’s winners:
2016 Nan Manefield Young Writers Award winners
11 years - Ciara Flex (25KB)
12 years - Jessica McCann (67KB)
13 years - Cooper Rands (13KB)
14-15 years - Lucinda Peace (92KB)
16-18 years - Sophie Goodin (20KB)
For further information please contact the Childrens Librarians on 9936 8400.