Laura Literary Awards 2017

posted in Competitions on 16 February, 2017

Rocky River ‘Riters invites writers throughout Australia submit prose and poetry pieces for judging in 2017. There are open categories and categories for young writers.

Categories and Prizes:

The Flinders News Prose Awards:

  • Section 1 – OPEN Prize $200 A short story up to 1500 words
  • Section 2 – YOUNG ADULT (13-18 yrs) Prize $50 A short story up to 1000 words
  • Section 3 – JUNIOR (9-12 yrs) Prize $25 A short story up to 500 words
  • Section 4 – JUNIOR PRIMARY (5-8 yrs) Prize $15 A short story up to 500 words

The CJ Dennis Poetry Awards (Poem up to 60 lines for all sections):

  • Section 5 – OPEN Prize $200
  • Section 6 – OPEN BUSH POETRY Prize $200
  • Section 7 – YOUNG ADULT (13-18 yrs) Prize $50
  • Section 8 – JUNIOR (9-12 yrs) Prize $25
  • Section 9 – JUNIOR PRIMARY (5-8 yrs) Prize $15

Cost:  no fee is required for student entry and $10 per entry for adults.

Entries close on Friday 24 March 2017.

Entry forms and further information can be found on the Rocky River 'Riters website

Website:
https://rockyriverriters.club/

Contact Details

Organisation:
Rocky River 'Riters

Phone Number:
08 86362491