How to Enter the Kelpies Prize
The Kelpies Prize 2019 is now closed! Watch this space for the shortlist announcement in June.
This year’s entrants were asked to submit the following:
1. The first five chapters of a book for children, plus a synopsis (2-3 paragraphs) summarising the whole book, so we can see how your story will develop.
2. A synopsis (2-3 paragraphs) for a different book for children.
3. A short piece of writing (1,000-3,000 words) for children that begins with:
There were three things everyone knew about [character name]…
The closing date for entries was 5pm, 28 February 2019.
Good luck! We look forward to receiving your entry by 28 February 2019.