THE 2017 COMPETITION IS NOW OPEN
It gives us great pleasure to open The Caterpillar Story for Children Prize for the third year running.
The prize is for a story written by an adult for children (aged 711). Anyone (over 16) can enter, as long as the story has not been published before (either in print or online).
The word limit is 1,500. It costs 12 per story to enter, and you can enter as many stories as you like.
The three prizes are as follows:
Closing 30 September 2017
You can read last years winning story, 'The Man in the Hole' by Chris Preece, in the Irish Times