Categories and Prizes
- Short Story – Open: 1st $300, 2nd $150
- 100 Word Story – Open: 1st $100, 2nd $75
- Poetry – Open: 1st $150, 2nd $75
- Short Story Youth – Primary School: 1st $60, 2nd $30
- Short Story Youth – High School: 1st $100, 2nd $75
Prizes will be presented on the night of the Fashion & Festival Awards at the Cultural Centre on Saturday 10 September at 7pm.
All Youth Primary Grades 1-6 receive a participation certificate on the Awards Night.
Members $10, Non-members $20, Under 18 free
- Entries close at 5pm on Friday 19th August.
- No theme is needed
- Short Story – Open to all ages, a maximum of 1,500 words.
- 100 Word Story- the story, NOT including the title, must contain 100 words exactly, not 99 or 101.
- Poetry – a maximum of 300 words.
- Short Story Youth – Primary School maximum 500 words.
- Short Story Youth – High School maximum 1000 words.
- Multiple entries will be accepted.
- Entries must contain a Title at the top of each page but NOT the Authors name.
- Entries must be the original and sole work of the author and NOT previously published.
- Entries may be published on www.artsfestival.boonahculturalfoundation.org.au and printed.
- 2nd prize will only be awarded where there are 4 or more entries in any category.
- All entries must be in a Word or text document, double spaced, font: Times New Roman, font size 12.
- All entries must be attached to an email to firstname.lastname@example.org identifying the Competition, Category, and title of the work.