Enter the Faculty of Arts Creative Writing Competition for a chance to attend the week-long 2020 Trinity Young Leaders’ Program in Melbourne.

Tell your story to win an international experience at Melbourne

The Faculty of Arts Creative Writing Competition is open to international high school students in Myanmar aged between 14 and 17.

You’ll have the chance to win one of two fantastic prizes to attend the week-long 2020 Trinity Young Leaders’ Program in Melbourne, worth $2,000.

Experience life on campus, discover what it’s like to stay at a residential college, and meet fellow young leaders from across the globe.

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The topic: a moment of learning

The topic for this year's competition is 'a moment of learning'.

Bring your own life experience to your response and tell us a story about what interests you.

Submit your story online for a chance to win.

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How to enter

  1. Register with your email address to receive more information about the competition theme
  2. Write a 500-600-word piece of short fiction based on the competition theme, which you'll receive via email
  3. Submit your story online by Monday 10 February 2020 for a chance to win!

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Trinity College Young Leaders' Program

The prize: Trinity Young Leaders' Program 2020

The Young Leaders Program (YLP), offered at Trinity College, the University of Melbourne, has been developing future leaders since 2001.

The program provides students the opportunity to live on campus at Trinity College, the University of Melbourne's oldest residential college, and join lectures and workshops with other like-minded young leaders.

Throughout YLP, participating students are guided and mentored by a team of university students.

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To find out more about the Creative Writing Competition, or to receive more information about studying Creative Writing at the University of Melbourne, register to receive more information below.

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Competition terms and conditions.