Participating in writing competitions is a great challenge for any writer. It pushes you to be a bit more
disciplined with your writing and promote your talent and skill to others. It also opens to networking
with other like-minded people who have a love for writing.
The Society of Women Writers Victoria (SWWV) encourages members to get your writing out by
joining competitions and vie for awards and prizes. In this page we share the competitions for
different genre of writing that may suit individual members’ styles.
SWWV runs a number of competitions for writers at every stage of their career. Read on for further