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Hall Caine Prize for Creative Writing

Hall Cain competition


Entries are invited for the Hall Caine Prize for Creative Writing

The prize is run by the Department of Education and children and sponsored by Mrs Gloria Rukeyser, the great-granddaughter of the famous Manx novelist Sir Thomas Henry Hall Caine (1853-1931)

It is for students aged 21 and under in full-time education in the Isle of Man.

The 2015/16 prize has the theme ‘Echoes’.

Please study the rules (right) prior to entering.

You can enter online or download an application form and return it, with your entry, to: Hall Caine Prize for Creative Writing, Department of Education and Children, Hamilton House, Peel Road, Douglas, Isle of Man, IM1 5EZ.

The deadline for entries is Friday 22 January 2016.

Winners will be notified in spring 2016 and invited to an awards ceremony.

Please direct any queries to Jo Overty, Chairman of the Judges, on +44 1624 686080 or or to Jan Cowan, +44 1624 694596 or

You can follow news about the prize on Twitter @HallCainePrize


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