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THE CATERPILLAR STORY PRIZE 2018 IS NOW OPEN!

Welcome to this year's Caterpillar Story Prize. 

The prize is for a story written by an adult for children (aged 7–11). 

We are looking for stories that will inspire, delight and move our young readers. The winning story will appear in the winter issue of The Caterpillar.  

The stories can be on any subject and in any style, as long as they are age appropriate, and the word limit is 1,500. 

Previous winners include Jo Withers, Jessamy Corob Cook, Richard J. Jones, Chris Preece, Rebecca Langton and Tom Kelly

You can read last year's winner, Jo Wither's 'Job Seekers' Club' in the Irish Times.

 



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HOW TO ENTER

The Prize is open to anyone (over 16), as long as the work is original and previously unpublished.

The entry fee is €12 per story, and you can enter as many stories as you like. 
You can ENTER ONLINE or send your story along with a cheque or postal order made payable to ‘The Moth Magazine Ltd’
with an ENTRY FORM or a cover letter with your name and contact details and the title of story attached to:
The Caterpillar, Ardan Grange, Milltown, Belturbet, Co. Cavan, Ireland. 
 
Please remember to READ THE RULES of the competition before you enter.

ENTER ONLINE 

CLOSING DATE 30 SEPTEMBER 2018
 
Call 00 353 (0)87 2657251 or email enquiries@thecaterpillarmagazine.com for more details.