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Creative Writing Competition 2019

Entries are now open for our 2019 competition!

The competition is open to anyone aged 5+ living in Buckinghamshire, Milton Keynes and surrounding areas who has sight loss.

So if you are a budding author or simply enjoy creating stories or poetry why not enter our competition in one of the categories below:

Adults (18+)

Short story

700 -1,000 word story

Theme: Discovery


No more than 40 verse lines

Theme: Hope

Young Person (12-17 years)

Short story

500 -700 words

Theme: Adventure

Children (5 – 11 years)

Short story 

100- 500 words

Theme: Adventure

BucksVision Volunteers, Friends and Family

Short story

700 -1,000 word story

Theme: Discovery


1st Prize – Calibre Membership

2nd Prize – 3 month Audible subscription

3rd Prize – 1 month Audible subscription

Volunteers & General Public

1st Prize – £15 Book Voucher

2nd Prize – £10 Book Voucher

3rd Prize – £5 Book Voucher

How to enter

To enter please download an entry form using the links below or contact us to request one. Your story or poem along with your entry form must be received by BucksVision by deadline below.


Children & Young Person


Deadline: 11 October 2019

Check back here shortly for confirmation of the fantastic prizes you can win and for more information on the judges.

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