Creative writing competitions – under 12s and 12+. Win £100 worth of books for your school library and a £20 National Book Token; Second prize a £10 National Book Token

We are delighted to welcome you to our competitions page for schools, open to children and teens attending schools in Faversham and surrounding villages.

Submit a story or poem of up to 500 words.

There are two entry categories – under 12, and 12+

The winner of each category will win £100 worth of books for their school library, and a £20 National Book Token. Second prize in each category is a £10 National Book Token.

The deadline for entries is 10 January 2022. Send your entry to – or post/deliver to 8 Stone Street, Faversham ME13 8PT. Please include your name, your age, and the name of your school on your entry. Entry to the competition is free.

Winners will be chosen by the Faversham Literary Festival team and will be notified in February 2022. Good luck!