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2011 SPH-NAC Golden Point Award opens on 1 March!

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Deadline: 5pm, 30 June 2011
The SPH-NAC Golden Point Award is Singapore’s premier creative writing competition for Short Story and Poetry in the nation’s four major languages: English, Chinese, Malay and Tamil. The Competition is open to unpublished writers of all ages who have not published a solo work and who are Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents. Established by the National Arts Council since 1993, the national literary writing competition serves as a significant platform for literary excellence and launching new writers.

The competition aims are to identify and nurture new creative writing talent, develop the literary penmanship of writers in Singapore and to create a conducive environment for creative thinking and literary expression in Singapore. For more information and details on the Competition’s Rules and Regulations, visit: For enquiries, please email