Attention students! Applications for the ‘Short Story of the Year’ award at this National Student Media Awards are now open.

This is awarded to the most original, well-written work of short fiction. Applications can include published or unpublished material. Every applicant is however restricted to just one entry.

Submissions for this category must be made through our online application form, stories should not exceed 4,000 words.

Check out the category here for more information.

For our full list of Entry Guidelines see here.

We’re so excited to see some your submissions and best of luck at The National Student Media Awards 2021!