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What Matters? Writing Competition

Submit fiction, non-fiction, poetry or prose of up to 600 words on an issue of significance to you.

Open to students from Year 5 to Year 12 undertaking Primary or Secondary education in Australia.

Free to enter.

Prizes: includes virtual author visits, writing workshops, the opportunity to shadow political speechwriters and journalists, books and opportunities for your school, and a major cash prize of $1500.

Closing date: Friday 17 May 2024.

Please visit the What Matters Writing Competition page for more details and to download an entry form for the state in which you live. You might also like to check out their competition guidelines, which includes  advice on how to write a winning entry.

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