About MI Young Writers Award 2019

MI Young Writers Award 2019 (MIYWA) is an annual competition organized by Magazines International (Asia) Limited, one of Asia’s leading magazines subscription service provider. The competition is supported by LiveABC Interactive English Group (the official licensee of CNN news element for CNN Interactive English magazines) as the co-organizer, and sponsored by Joint Publishing (Hong Kong) Company Limited.

The competition’s key aim is to foster and recognize excellence in English writing by providing students with the opportunity to develop their expressive talents and creativity. The competition is opened to students of secondary schools in Hong Kong.

There are two sections for entry: Junior section for S1-S3 (Year 7-9) and Senior section for S.4-S.6 (Year 10-13). Each section is assigned with a topic of writing. This year, the theme for Junior section is “ I'm Happy When...” and for Senior section is “A Day I Will Always Remember”

Top 3 winners and school representatives from each of the section will be invited to join a free exchange tour to Taiwan in summer 2019. It is fantastic opportunity to meet up the editorial team of CNN Interactive English magazines and engage in the cultural exchange. School with the highest number of entries for each of the section will receive The Most Enthusiastic School Award.
Registration & Submission
Judging Criteria
Important Dates
Reference Materials
Result Announcement
Awards Ceremony 2019