What images, emotions or memories come to mind when you think of the word ‘Peace’? Children throughout the Commonwealth are invited to capture its meaning for this year’s Commonwealth Class Short Story Writing Competition. The competition offers a unique opportunity for students to become part of the Commonwealth’s rich storytelling heritage and to be in with the chance of winning some great prizes!
How to Apply for Commonwealth Class Children’s Short Story Writing Competition.
Participants are invited to write a story set in their own country and can enter one of two age categories (7-10 year olds or 11-14 year olds). Students must adhere to the competition rules, which include eligibility criteria (see below) and submit their story via the online form.
The deadline for entries is 09:00 GMT on 2 January 2018 and winners will be notified by mid-February 2018.