Attention students! The opening date for applications for the ‘Short Story of the Year’ award at this National Student Media Awards is quickly approaching!

This award is given 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 Applications can include published or unpublished material.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.

For our full list of Entry Guidelines, see here.

We’re so excited to see your submissions and best of luck at The National Student Media Awards 2023!