Swanwick Summer School Competition - Short Story, Poetry and Writing for Children


23:59 - 31 March 2024

Swanwick Writers' Summer School is a week-long programme for all adults 18+ and all writing abilities and genres. 

This years theme, in line with Swanwick's diamond jubilee is 'Jubilee Jollies.

For a short story submission allow 1500 words, poetry allow 40 lines and writing for children allow up to 1500 words

See our other competition pages for the other categories.


The winning entry will receive a fully inclusive stay at Swanwick Summer School 2024

Second place prize is a £100 School Gift Voucher

Third place prize is a copy of the Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2024

Standard Rate
£ 7.50
Subscriber/Member Rate
£ 6.00