The Buzz Words Short Story Prize is an annual prize awarded to recognise excellence in short story writing for children. The story must be suitable for readers 8 to 11 years.
Word limit: 1,500 words.
Entry fee: $10 per entry.
Prizes: there is a first prize of $1,000 and second $500. The next top three entries will be assessed and edited by the competition sponsor, Dianne Bates.
Closing date: Saturday 31 October 2020.
For more information, visit Buzz Words Magazine’s website.