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 JB HI-FI 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 JB HI-FI 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 JB Hi-Fi gift card valued at $1,000.

Read the Terms and Conditions for the competition here.

With thanks to Facilities First Australia, who kindly funded the prizes for this year’s competition. 

Students take control

Write a Book in a Day is known for twists and turns! This year we’re putting the task of sponsorship firmly in the students’ hands. 

Awards and Prizes

Along with bragging rights, there are State, Territory and National book awards to be won, along with prizes for top team and individual fundraisers.  

Why write a book?

Write a Book in a Day is a fun team activity that challenges participants to step out of their comfort zone and do something extraordinary.