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Young Writers Award

State Library of Queensland's Young Writers Award is open to Queensland writers aged 18-25.

About the Award

Since 1998, the Young Writers Award has recognised and celebrated a diversity of young and exciting Queensland voices. The award is an amazing opportunity for young writers all over Queensland to showcase works of short fiction, make long-lasting industry connections, and achieve publication. 

Entry is open for short stories by any young Queensland writer aged between 18-25. 

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