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Writing competition: [DIS]SOLUTION

sun15octAll DayThis event is FREE to enter! Yay!Writing competition: [DIS]SOLUTIONCategoryMultiple categoriesInternationalEntry FeeFree Max word count1700 (essay); 700 (poetry) Top Prize€2000

Event Details

Write your story about the climate crisis in a poem or a personal essay. The competition is a collaboration between the Bergen International Literary Festival, the research project «Climate Narratives» at University of Bergen / Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research and the Rafto Foundation for Human Rights.

The competition is open to everyone between the ages of 18 and 25.

Entries must be in English. Poems and essays must not have been previously published.

The competition is free to enter.

One poetry winner and one essay winner will each receive €2,000.

We are keen to encourage quality submissions, so suggest writers to check their stories before submitting using Prowritingaid. They have free and paid versions and are the best writing software we know to help improve grammar, readability and check for repetition, ‘sticky’ sentences and suggest alternatives.

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