- Young Writers Awards 2023 Judges
Young Writers Awards 2023 Judges
The names of the judges will be published after entries are closed.
The judging process
- State Library staff will check entries for eligibility.
- Entries are provided to the judging panel. The panel will deliberate remotely.
- This competition is judged anonymously.
- Judges will award first prize to the short story that possesses the highest literary merit.
- The judges may award one winner and up to three runners up, in order of merit. The panel may also note up to five highly commended entries.
- Results will be published on social media and on the State Library website.
- State Library and the Young Writers Award judges do reserve the right not to award a prize in a category, but this should be first discussed with State Library staff.