Enter now for the Woordfees short story competition 2022

It is time for the seventh SU Woordfees short story anthology. The previous anthologies were received very well by the reading public and critics alike. We believe that these publications will serve as testament to the zeitgeist which Afrikaans-speaking South Africans are currently experiencing.

Du Toitskloof Wines, a valued Toyota SU Woordfees partner, will again sponsor the R30 000 prize money that will be awarded to the winning entry. The writers selected for inclusion in the anthology, will receive R5 000 each. Du Toitskloof will also contribute to this prize money and sponsor the launch party of the new anthology which will be held at the 2022 Toyota SU Woordfees.

The names of writers whose stories have been selected for the collection will be announced in the media during November this year. The winning story will be announced at the launch of the collection during the Toyota SU Woordfees 2022.

The publication of the 2021 Toyota SU Woordfees Short Story Anthology has been postponed along with the festival. al. The book will be launched on the Toyota SU Woordfees TV pop-up channel in October. and the 2021 winner will also be announced at this event.

The closing date for entries is 30 September 2021 at 17:00.

The closing date for entries is 30 September 2021 at 17:00. Entries received after 17:00 on 30 September 2021 will not be considered eligible for the competition. All entries will receive an acknowledgement of receipt.

Click here for the online entry form and the competition rules and regulations.

Send all enquiries via email to woordfeesbemarking@sun.ac.za . Only written queries will be answered.

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