Announcing the Litro and IGGY Young Writers’ Prize 2016/17

The time has come to announce our annual creative writing competition open to all 13 – 18 year olds all over the world! The theme this year is MEMORY and we’ve got a £1,000 cash prize for the winner.

Submit your short story on the theme of Memory for a chance to win £1,000 and see your story published at and in Litro Magazine.

Theme: Memory

Competition opens: 3rd October 2016
Closing date: 20th January 2017

What does Memory mean to you? Need some inspiration? Each week we’ll be sharing information with you to explore the theme of Memory, and help you brainstorm your ideas. Get started now and join in the debate on Memory online at IGGY!

For further information and to submit your story, go to

Tell everyone! You can also download the Writing Prize Poster to share details about the competition with your friends.

Good Luck!

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