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Awards for Creative Writing in Chinese in 2020
|Date & Time:||15 April 2020 (Deadline of Submission)|
|Organiser:||Hong Kong Public Libraries, Leisure and Cultural Services Department|
The Awards for Creative Writing in Chinese was launched by the Public Libraries in 1979 and has been organised bi-annually since 1992. It aims to enhance public appreciation of and interest in Chinese literary writing. The Awards is divided into six categories, including Poetry, Essays, Fictions, Literary Criticism, Children's Stories and Children's Picture Stories.
Organised by Hong Kong Public Libraries, Leisure and Cultural Services Department
Supported by Hong Kong Arts Development Council
There will be 1 First Prize, 1 Second Prize, 1 Third Prize and 5 Merit Prizes in each catagory:
|First Prize:||HKD18,000 cash prize|
|Second Prize:||HKD15,000 cash prize|
|Third Prize:||HKD11,000 cash prize|
|5 Merit Prizes:||HKD 7,500 cash prize for each awardee|
15 April 2020
Remark: During the temporary closure of Fa Yuen Street Public Library, please mail the application form with the entry to Fa Yuen Street Public Library, 4/F, Fa Yuen Street Municipal Services Building, 123A Fa Yuen Street, Mongkok, Kowloon. Please specify "Awards for Creative Writing in Chinese in 2020" on the envelope.
Result will be announced in November 2020.
• Hong Kong Public Library
• Here (Chinese Version Only)
2921 2645 / 2928 4601 (Extension Activities Unit, Hong Kong Public Libraries)
Monday to Friday (Except Public Holidays) : 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. ; 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
# For the award details, please refer to the application form (Chinese Version Only) .