Creative writing competition: The New Media Writing Prize 2022


14 July 2022
The prize for digital storytelling is inviting entries for this year's awards

The New Media Writing Prize is awarded annually for interactive new media writing – storytelling that is created specifically to be consumed via a PC or Mac, or a handheld device (ie tablet or smartphone) or online. Entries may be fiction or non-fiction, including novels, short stories, poems, documentaries, or transmedia works. Interactivity must be a key component and the judges will be looking for innovative use of digital media to create an involving narrative.

This year's award is in the following categories:

• The Chris Meade Memorial UK New Media Writing Prize: £1,000

• The Opening Up Award: £500

• The Digital Journalism Award: £500 and free membership of the FIPP

• The Writing Magazine Student Award: TBC, closing date 20 December.

Each entry should include an active access code or URL to the work.

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Entry is free.

The closing date is 25 November.

For full details see the website.


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