Nan Manefield Young Writers' Award

Nan Manefield Writers' Award

Entries have now closed for the 2024 award. Thank you for your entries!

2024 marks 35 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.