Insight Writing Competition 2019

Insight Publications is proud to announce its Creative Writing Competition for 2019. This competition aims to ignite a passion for creative writing in secondary-school students and to inspire the voices of the future.

Themes and word count

Each story must be written to the theme: The price you pay. The word count should be as outlined below.

  • Year 7: 400 – 800 words
  • Year 8: 400 – 800 words
  • Year 9: 600 – 1100 words
  • Year 10: 600 – 1100 words
  • Year 11: 900 – 1400 words
  • Year 12: 900 – 1400 words

Express your creativity and be in the running to share in over $3000 of cash prizes!
Stories must also be accompanied by a 100-word statement that addresses at least one of the following:

  • your motivation for writing
  • your creative inspiration
  • your aspirations for future writing.

To Enter

Download the Terms and Conditions of Entry and Entry Form here, fill it in, and submit it to us with your story and 100-word statement.

You can email your submission to publishing@insightpublications.com.au
OR
Post your submission to 3/350 Charman Road, Cheltenham, VIC 3192.

Prizes:
Year 7 Year 8 Year 9 Year 10 Year 11 Year 12
First Prize: $200
Second Prize: $125
Third Prize: $50
First Prize: $200
Second Prize: $125
Third Prize: $50
First Prize: $250
Second Prize: $175
Third Prize: $100
First Prize: $250
Second Prize: $175
Third Prize: $100
First Prize: $300
Second Prize: $225
Third Prize: $150
First Prize: $300
Second Prize $225
Third Prize: $150