This award of £200 is for a young writer aged 12–18. The young person can write in any creative form including prose, poetry, scriptwriting, blogging, songwriting and rap.
There is one award in this category, although up to two writers may also be highly commended.
Applications are accepted in two ways:
Through nomination from an adult working with the young person, or by application directly from the young person.
You can find out more, including submission guidelines and information on eligibility criteria, by visiting the Northern Writers’ Awards site, here.