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Biggar Science  Festival 2019

Writing competition

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Biggar Science Festival Creative Writing Competition


The WriteScience anthology 2019 is

now available from Atkinson Pryce

Bookshop, 27 High Street, Biggar



In the early stages of creation of both art and science, everything in the mind is a story.

E.O. Wilson


The WriteScience Biggar Science Festival Creative Writing Competition is now closed for new entries. Our panel of judges are reading through the poems and short stories on the theme of Elements that have already been submitted. Once the judges have made their decisions, the winning entrants will be contacted by email, and prizes will be awarded as shown below:


Prizes (funded by Biggar Community Incentive Fund)


Best poem                                                       £40

Runner-up                                                       £20


Best story                                                        £40

Runner-up                                                       £20


Details of the winning entries will then be posted on this page. Thank you all for your interest in WriteScience!



All proceeds from the competition will go towards the future development of Biggar Science Festival.

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