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 stories can be on any subject and in any style, as long as they are age appropriate, and the word limit is 1,500.
The winning story will receive €1,000 and appear in the winter issue of The Caterpillar.
Entry fee €12 per story
Closing date 30 September 2018