CREATIVE PROJECTS

Searching for teenaged creatives in Scotland

Scottish Book Trust has launched a search for Scottish teenagers who want to develop their talents in creative writing or illustration, and help to build the teen literary scene in Scotland.

29/08/2017Searching for teenaged creatives in Scotland

From Big Bad Wolf to hero!

Children in the North West are being invited to flip conventional fairy tales on their head by turning the big, bad wolf of stories into a hero, in a writing competition launched by Knowsley Safari.

29/08/2017From Big Bad Wolf to hero!

Jacqueline Wilson Competition launches

The Jacqueline Wilson Creative Writing Prize is challenging children aged 7-12 years to write a letter to an imaginary person who lives far away. The closing date is 8th September.

19/05/2017Jacqueline Wilson Competition launches

Creative writing award for historical fiction

The Young Walter Scott Prize, a creative writing prize for young people dedicated to historical fiction, is now open for entries to those aged 11-19 years.

18/05/2017Creative writing award for historical fiction