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Write a Book in a Day Awards and Prizes

Best Books

Awards for books are determined by the Write a Book in a Day judging panel. Read more about the judges here.

The following awards are presented in each School Division by State or Territory:

  • ‘Best Book’
  • ‘Highly Commended Book’;
  • ‘Commended Book’; and
  • ‘Best Illustrations’.

The following awards are presented Nationally in each division:

  • ‘Best Book’; and
  • ‘Best Illustrations’.

 

Top Fundraisers

Top individual and team fundraisers will be recognised with the following prizes.

The top 3 individuals with the highest sponsorship amount will win a Gift Card for an amount in accordance with their ranking, as follows:

  • Highest ranking- $1,000;
  • Second highest ranking- $750; and
  • Third highest ranking- $500.

The top 3 Teams with the highest sponsorship amount will win a Gift Card for an amount in accordance with their ranking, as follows:

  • Highest ranking- $1,000;
  • Second Highest ranking- $750; and
  • Third highest ranking- $500.

Prize draw competition 

Any team that raises over $500 will automatically be placed into the draw to win a  gift card valued at $1,000.

Read the Terms and Conditions for the competition here.

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The cause

Your participation in Write a Book in a Day supports The Kids’ Cancer Project and research into finding kinder, more effective treatments for childhood cancers.
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Resources

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Awards and Prizes

You could WIN an award for your book or illustrations or prizes for fundraising.