The writing contest covers the genres – Poetry, Screenwriting and Short Stories, and is part of the activities to mark Goge Africa’s 20th Anniversary celebration!
It’s aimed at celebrating the talented writing skills in verses, movie scripts and story telling, which best depicts the contest theme – “Our Culture, Our Heritage”.
Have you got a talent for Poetic Expression, Screenwriting or telling stories? Enter the #GogeAfrica20 Writing Contest and stand a chance to WIN $1,000 + other amazing prizes!
Multiple winners will be selected and prizes to be won include $1,000 prize money, a writing contract, sponsored travel with Goge Africa, publishing opportunity in our photo book, being featured on the Goge Africa TV show, VIP Tickets to #GogeAfrica20 Anniversary Dinner & Award Night + other consolation prizes.
Send an unpublished work in any of the stated genres (poetry, screenplay or short story that best captures the theme – “Our Culture, Our Heritage”) in a Word document, with a summary of your Entry as well as a Short Profile of the Author of the Entry via email to: email@example.com
- Indicate choice of genre when submitting
- Every Entry must be written in English
- Every Entry must be the original work of the Participating Author
- Poem must not exceed 350 words
- Screenplay must not exceed 5 minutes Duration
- Previous winning scripts are NOT eligible
- Once a script has been entered in the competition, under no circumstances will we accept substitutions of new drafts or corrected pages
- Short story must not exceed 1,350 words
- One entry per participant
- Any entry in any of the genres that fails to depict the theme will be automatically disqualified
- Contest Duration May 5th to June 20th 2019
- Participation is Free!!!
For more information please visit www.gogeafrica.tv or send us an email: firstname.lastname@example.org