Creative writing prize: Reader's Digest 100-Word Story Competition 2022

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13 April 2022
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To celebrate its 100th anniversary, Reader's Digest is relaunching the contest

The competition is for original, unpublished stories of exactly 100 words (not including title).

There are three categories:

• The adults category has a first prize of £1,000 and a Serious Readers High Definition Floor or Table Light. The runner up will receive £250.

• The 12-18 category winner will get a £200 book voucher or a Kindle Paperwhite and a £100 book voucher for their school. The runner up will get a £100 book voucher.

• The winner of the under 12 category will get a £100 book voucher or a Kindle paperwhite and a £100 book voucher for their school. The runner up will get a £50 book voucher.

The Reader's Digest editorial team will pick three winners in each category and readers will vote for their favourites from 1 to 30 June 2022.

Entry is free.

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The closing date is 30 May.

For full details see the website.

 

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