MI Young Writers Award 2022

MI Young Writers Award 2022 (MIYWA) is an annual competition organized by Magazines International (Asia) Limited, one of Asia’s leading magazines subscription service providers. 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.

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. This year, we invite secondary school students from Hong Kong and Macau to participate in this competition.

Hong Kong & Macau

Two sections for entryTopics of WritingReference articles
Junior section
S.1 -S.3 (Year 7-9)
Should smartphones be allowed in school?

(word limit: 400-600words)
All+magazine, April 2021 issue

Senior section
S.4-S.6 (Year 10-13)
If you became a social media influencer, what would you post about and why?

(word limit: 600-1000words)
All+ magazine, March 2021 issue

Important Dates

1 October 2021 – 30 November 2021School registration deadline
1 December 2021 – 28 February 2022Entries submission period
21 March 2022 – 30 April 2022E-vote of The Most Creative Cover Award
30 May 2022Result Announcement

PRIZES

Awards by section : Junior section / Senior section

WinnerTrophy and Certificate
(Bookshop coupon HK$2,000 + Magazines coupon HK$1,000)
1st runner-upTrophy and Certificate
(Bookshop coupon HK$1,200 + Magazines coupon HK$800)
2nd runner-upTrophy and Certificate
(Bookshop coupon HK$1,000 + Magazines coupon HK$500)
3rd runner-upTrophy and Certificate
(Bookshop coupon HK$800 + Magazines coupon HK$400)
4th runner-upTrophy and Certificate
(Bookshop coupon HK$500 + Magazines coupon HK$400)
10 Outstanding Entries AwardsCertificate of Outstanding Entries
Bookshop coupon of HK$100
The Most Enthusiastic School AwardTrophy for the school with highest number of entries per section
Top 50 Merit AwardsCertificate of Top 50 Merit Awards
The Most Creative Cover Award (E-vote) Trophy and Certificate
(Bookshop coupon HK$800 + Magazines coupon HK$400)

The shortlisted entries will be published in an anthology.

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