The Writers Unleashed Writers Festival, in conjunction with Sutherland Shire Fellowship of Australian Writers has announced its Picture Book Writing Competition for 2020.
Submit an original picture book. There is a 500 word limit, with entries over this limit being disqualified.
Entry fee: $15 per entry.
Prizes: The 1st prize will be $500 and a mentorship with Clare Hallifax (Publishing Manager at Scholastic); 2nd Prize is $200; and 3rd Prize is $100. The winners will be announced at the festival, which will be held on August 1 at Gymea Tradies.
Closing date: The competition opens on Monday 2 March 2020 and closes on Monday 27 April 2020.
Full competition details and conditions are on the festival’s website.