The initial prizes are below, but more will follow…


Final 30 – All those shortlisted in the final 30 will have their stories published in an e-anthology and will receive a free copy of the e-anthology. A selection of stories will be read out on the Writing Tournament Youtube Channel by an author.

Final 10 – The final 10 will receive editorial feedback so they can get their story just right for the FINALIST JUDGES

Second & third prize – All of the above plus they will be published in the back of an e-book by W.J. Kite. They will also be featured on the 2021/22 “Winners Board” with stories attached.

First Prize – All of the above plus their stories published in the back of a hardback copy of one of W.J. Kite’s books. Winners will be interviewed for the Writing Tournament and invited back next year to write a winner’s special story.

Extra prizes: Extra prizes may be announced on an ongoing basis via newsletter. They will be added above also. Judges will be reading out selected stories via the YouTube channel throughout the tournament, which does not affect whether or not they will be longlisted.

Disclaimer: The Writing Tournament reserves the right to provide an alternative prize should the offered prize become unavailable.