The 2013 Golden Baobab Prize Opened

golden-baobab-posterThe annual Golden Baobab Prize for Children’s Literature is finally opened.

The categories for this year’s awards are:

  • The Picture Book Prize awards $1,000 to the best story written for readers ages 6 – 8;
  • The Early Chapter Book Prize awards $1,000 to the best story written for readers 9 – 11;
  • The Rising Writer Prize awards $1,000 to the most promising young writer below the age of 18.

The award scheme is open to eligible African writers.  Deadline for submissions is 11:59pm GMT Sunday, July 14, 2013. Please visit here for more information.

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One Response to The 2013 Golden Baobab Prize Opened

  1. Thanks for the info, Geosi 🙂

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