Entry Form 2015 - Libraries - South Perth and Manning


Entry Form 2015 - Libraries - South Perth and Manning
The City of South PerthYoung Writers
Award is proudly sponsored by the City
of South Perth. The Award provides local
students an opportunity to develop their
writing skills.
City of South Perth
Young Writers
The City of South Perth would like to
gratefully acknowledge the support
Of the Mill Point Caffe Bookshop.
South Perth Library
Cnr Sandgate Street & South Terrace
South Perth
9474 0800
Manning Library
Cnr Goss Avenue & Manning Road
9474 0822
Conditions of Entry
Entry is open to any school aged child residing in
or attending school in the City of South Perth.
City of South Perth
Young Writers Award
Entries will be judged in the following categories
A.Year 1
Entries must be the entrant’s own original work
(i.e. ideas should not be copied from television
or books), nor should the entry be edited by
another person.
Limit of one entry per child.
Entries must be prose only.
Entries may be of any length up to 1500 words.
B. Lower Primary
Years 2-3
C. Middle Primary
Years 4-5
D. Upper Primary
Years 6-7
Home Address
(Must be completed)
E. Lower Secondary Years 8-10
F. Upper Secondary Years 11-12
Parent/Teacher’s Name
(Please circle)
Entries may either be submitted in hardcopy on
standard A4 paper or electronically in MS Word
2000 or higher and sent to
[email protected].
Year at School
A completed entry form must accompany each
The entrant’s name must not appear
elsewhere on the entry.
Title of Entry
Entries are not retained and cannot be returned
(photocopied originals are acceptable).We regret
we cannot acknowledge receipt of individual
Parent/Teacher’s Signature
The organisers reserve the right to publish any
winning entries in whole or part thereof.
Entries must be received by Friday 24th April
I hereby declare that this entry is entirely my own work:
Young Writer’s Signature
(Please circle)
Please attach this section of the entry form to
your entry. Entries may be submitted to the South
Perth or Manning Libraries.
24 APRIL 2015
Prizes may be awarded for first and second in
each category, and certificates for highly
commended works may also be awarded.
The most outstanding entry for 2015 will be
awarded the Christobel Mattingley Bronze
All finalists will be notified about the award
ceremony by mid-June.
Please note: We regret we are unable to
individually notify all entrants of placings. Only
finalists will be notified.