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Children's Writing Competition Arranged in closing date order

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KalliKids Short Story Competition
Closing date: 8th June, 2015.
Prizes: First place in each category, story published hardcopy & e-book format. 4 schools with most entrants, creative writing session With Joanna Rees.
Entry fee: Free.
Description: The competition is open to 4 age categories ( school years 3,4,5,6). All stories once submitted will be posted on our website www.kallikids.com. The KalliKids team will shortlist 3 stories in each age category to send to Joanna Rees to judge the final winner. The schools with the most entrants from each age category ( 4 overall schools) will win a creative writing class with Joanna Rees. Stories can be submitted individually online, posted through schools, or individually posted. The theme for the stories is "shine". Any interpretation of the theme is accepted.
Website page: http://www.kallikids.com/en/KalliKids/

Curry Mallet 2015 Children's Short Story Competition
Closing date: 15th June 2015.
Prizes: 1st prize £35 each category, 2nd prize £10 book token each category.
Entry fee: £3 for one story, £20 and £25 for school entries with various ways to pay.
There are two categories 12-16 year olds where the theme is "Rebellion" and 11 years and under where we are asking for a story about a wonder horse and/or cat.  Up to 500 words.
Barbara Spencer, popular author of ten great books for children, teens and young adults is the shortlisted stories judge.
Email: currymallet@hotmail.co.uk
See Website for more: currymallet.org

98th International Annual Junior Authors Short Story Writing Contest
Closing date: June 30th 2015.
Prizes: First place writer will be published on the above website and receive a signed paperback copy of Polly Wants to Be a Writer: The Junior Authors Guide to Writing and Getting Published by Laura Michelle Thomas. All finalists will receive a certificate of achievement.
Entry fee: Free entry, one story per person.
Six age categories from 9 to 21. Entries from every country are welcome. Stories up to 1,000 words accepted.
Website: laurathomascommunications.com/

Mane Chance Writing Competition
Closing date: Friday 10th July, 2015
Prizes and Categories are as follows:
10 yrs & Under- First prize £25 plus t-shirt & £500 worth of Sportswear for your school. Second Prize £10 plus t-shirt;
11 - 14 years - First prize £50 plus £500 worth of Sportswear for your school. Second Prize £25;
15 - 18 years  - First prize £100 plus £500 worth of Sportswear for your school. Second Prize £50.
Additional horse-related prizes for all Highly Commended entries.
Entry fee: £5 or £2 for Under 10's.
Write your poem or short story (max 1,500 words) about horses, ponies or any animals and our special relationships with them and submit it in your category. The competition will be judged in 4 age categories, 3 for children and 1 for adults. As an added incentive, the 3 winning children will also win £500 worth of Sportswear for their school.
Further info: Entries can be made by post sending your composition to Mane Chance Sanctuary, BKL House, 1 Venice Walk, London W2 1RR or by email to admin@manechancesanctuary.org. Payment can be made by BACS, BTDonate or cheque.
Full details are available at manechancesanctuary.org/writing