"Future writers" is a short-story writing program designed for school students, university students, and special needs, of both genders to develop their talents. The program focuses on developing stories that combine humanitarian perspectives and Qatari cultural heritage.You can watch the contest video
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Registration stage (2020/10/28 – 2020/11/15)
Schools : 26/1/2021 - 7/2/2021
University : 26/1/2021 - 7/2/2021
Registration via the below link You will receive a confirmation message How to communicate via email
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First stage: 23-26/11/2020
Schools : 14/02/2021 - 18/02/2021
University : 14/02/2021 - 18/02/2021
All participants will submit a one-paragraph short story 15 stories will be chosen from each group Following stages will be conducted via Microsoft teams The names of the finalists are announced on 07/03/2020
Training forum 11-12/12/2020
Schools : 15/03/2021 - 16/03/2021
University : 22/03/2020 - 23/03/2020
11-12/12/2020 The forum will offer two training workshops on the basics of short story writing The qualified students will be contacted and the training schedule and a link to the workshop will be sent via e-mail. Qualifying students from all academic levels will participate in the Future Writers Training Forum. All training workshops must be attended. Students who do not attend will be excluded.
Submitting the final draft 18/ 12/ 2020
Schools : 25/4/2021
University : 25/4/2021
The final draft of the story should be submitted on time via the below link firstname.lastname@example.org The story cover should include the student’s name, grade and mobile number. Stories handed after the deadline will not be considered.
Meeting the jury 22 -24 / 3/ 2021
Schools : 23,24,25/5/2021
University : 23,24,25/5/2021
Qualified participants will be contacted via email which will include a link with a date. Attending the session is compulsory. Those who are marked absent will be excluded.
Closing ceremony and announcing the winners
A closing ceremony will be held to announce the names of the winning students from all academic levels. Partner organizations will be awarded in the ceremony as well. The date of the ceremony will be announced via Qatar Charity's digital platforms and e-mail.