YouthWrite Writing Competition
Get writing for Youth Week 2020 and win great prizes!
Write a 400-600 word opinion piece on one of the following topics:
- Climate Change
- Mental Health
There are 3 age categories:
- 12 - 14 years
- 15 – 18 years
- 19 – 25 years
To be inspired, why not join our series of exclusive videos presented by Christina Donoghue and James Knight.
Online Workshops for YouthWrite
Planning to enter our YouthWrite competition but not sure how to write an opinion piece?
COVID-19 has prevented us from hosting our workshops in the library, but don’t worry!
With some help from our friends at WestWords, we’ve found a way to get these to you at home!
Two experienced writers have created some wonderful and exclusive videos, which will assist you in creating your opinion piece.
Creative Writing Video Workshops
Want to enter our YouthWrite competition but not sure how to write an opinion piece?
Check out these videos we've developed with WestWords for some pointers to help build your confidence.
Good luck and we can't wait to see your entries!
James Knight YouthWrite workshop 19 - 25 yrs
James Knight YouthWrite workshop 12 - 14 yrs
Christina Donoghue YouthWrite workshop - 12-14 yrs
Christina Donoghue YouthWrite workshop 15-18 yrs