The National Student is an online platform for young writers in the UK. They are running a competition in association with Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment that will see one writer have their short story published in a hardback volume. The competition is supporting the Home Entertainment release of Mistress America, and the only criteria is that the stories should be less than 2,000 words and based on the theme of “Growing Up”. It’s UK-based and free to enter.
- The competition is open to students at universities and sixth form colleges in the United Kingdom, and to those who graduated university in or after 2014.
- Entrants must sign up as a National Student writer and submit their short story in order to be considered
- The competition is run in association with Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
- The Editor’s decision is final
Deadline: 7 December 2015
Source: BBC Writersroom