China – Hong Kong – Indonesia – Malaysia – Phillipines – Singapore – Taiwan – Thailand – Vietnam

Encouraging, nurturing and supporting emerging writers to enter:

NEA in association with Dramatic English would like to encourage emerging writers of differing ages to enter the International Writing Competition by writing either a One –Act Play, or Short Story. Children between the ages of 3-6 are invited to submit an Audio Story.

Gold Honours, Silver Medal and Bronze Medal Awards will be presented. Those Gold Honours Award Winners will be thrilled to see their entries publicly performed, giving them a chance to showcase their work . All winners will have their work published and the book will be available to purchase.

For further guidelines and details on how to enter please click on your age below. When you have composed your piece please enter using the link below.

The competition is open to all nationalities between 1 October 2016 and 31 January 2017. Entries will be divided into categories and ages and be appraised by a panel of British Judges.