Write for READ

Free to enter Creative writing Competition open to all UK children aged 5-16

Mon, 30 Nov 2020
5:30PM - 11:30PM
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About this event

On World Children’s Day, READ Foundation launched Write for READ, a creative writing competition for pupils aged between 5-16. It’s open ‪till 11th January 2021‬ for children across the UK to enter. Entrants have the option to submit a non-fiction piece based on their lives during the pandemic or they can submit a fictional piece from a prompt provided. The competition is free to enter and winners can receive a share of over £600 in prizes! Schools are encouraged to participate and READ Foundation are keen to build links with schools for further projects.


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