Four New Zealand secondary school students have an opportunity to be mentored by one of our professional writers in order to develop their craft and hone their skills.
The New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi O Aotearoa (PEN NZ Inc) Youth Mentorship Programme for 2021 offers four aspiring young writers (aged 15-18) a chance to secure a mentorship from May to November, giving them the opportunity to gain valuable skills and knowledge.
The deadline for applications to be received by NZSA is 6 April 2021
Throughout the year we will be sharing entry details for students wishing to take part in New Zealand-wide writing competitions. It’s a great way to improve your skills and having a lot of creative fun and even win prizes. Always remember to read the rules before putting pen to paper!Watch this space for an online platform we will be developing especially for you to access writing, speech and poetry competitions:
Click the link for the first of many competitions. Not_There_But_Somewhere_submission_guidelines