Calling all budding authors! Do you fancy seeing your name in print? Have you always wanted to put pen to paper? Well now’s your chance as it’s time for the Hampton School Creative Writing Awards 2021!

To enter, write a short action adventure story of no more than 1,000 words and email your entry to by Friday 26 February.

All information can be found on the Firefly section for the Creative Writing Awards link below:

creative writing awards 2021 information

Young adult fiction author Sara Grant will give personalised feedback to all shortlisted finalists in each of the age group categories. Book vouchers are up for grabs too, and the winners will have their writing published in this summer’s edition of Lion Print, Hampton’s Creative Arts magazine.


Take a listen to Angus from our School Captains team and some of our creative writers from across the year groups to find out more:

So sharpen your pencils and get your creative juices flowing. What are you waiting for!


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