YOUTHWrite Competition

1st April – 1st May 2020

Are you 12-25 years old? We want to hear from you!

Youth Week is an opportunity for young people to express their ideas and views, act on issues that affect their lives, and create and enjoy activities and events.

This year WestWords and City of Parramatta Libraries invite young people aged between 12 to 25 to write a 400-600 word opinion piece on one of three topics and share your ideas on issues that concern you.

But most of all enjoy the writing experience!

And who knows – you might win a prize for your words!

Happy writing!

Write a 400-600-word opinion piece on one of the following topics:
Gender Equality
Mental Health
Social Media

3 Categories
12-14 years
15-18 years
19-25 years

Closes: 8th May 2020
Word limit: 400 – 600 words
Cost: Free

Enter online: 

Terms and conditions will be online from Monday 1 April 2019


In partnership with Parramatta Libraries