|Waterford County Council Library Service|
2011 is the inaugural year of the Dervla Murphy Award for Teenage Travel Writing. This award will be sponsored annually by Waterford County Council Library Service and will be presented as part of the Immrama Festival Travel Writing Festival in Lismore. The winning piece will be published online on the Library Service Website.
Competition for the award is confined to Teenagers in Waterford City and County and is open to writers from 13-18. Only works which have not previously been printed or published are eligible for the competition. The piece must not exceed 500 words in length and a typed copy is preferable but not essential.
The piece must be accompanied by a completed entry form which can be downloaded from the Library Website www.waterfordcountylibrary.ie or can be picked up from your local library. Entry is Free.
The Closing Date for receipt of Completed Forms is Friday 27th May 2011.
Completed entry forms and writing should be sent to:
Waterford County Council Library Service
Tel: 058 21370