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Entries for the 2024 Microstory Competition are now closed. Thank you to everyone entered. The winner will be announced at Adelaide Writers' Week on 3 Mar - more info here >>

Supported by Hello SA, our 2024 microstory competition invites young people under the age of 18 to submit a microstory of 50 words or less. This year, stories should focus on the following question: what does it mean to be human? The competition winner will receive a $500 gift card courtesy of Hello SA and a YA book pack courtesy of Writers' Week. 

Entries closed on 12 Feb 2024.

Image: Lauren DeCesare (Hello SA, Adelady), 2023 Microstory Competition winner Nishtha and Clare Sawyer (Programmer, Young Readers for Adelaide Writers' Week). Credit: Roy VanDerVegt.