Olive and Fred Robins Junior Short Story Contest

Love to write? Enter for your chance to win great prizes and get your writing published!

Wellington County Library is once again pleased to invite students currently in grades 4, 5 or 6 to submit an original short story to our annual Olive and Fred Robins Junior Short Story Contest. 

All submissions will be entered into a draw for a $50 Chapters Indigo card, and cash prizes of $150 will be awarded to the top two stories. Winning stories will also be made available on the library website and submitted to the Wellington Advertiser for publication.

Stories should be between 500 – 750 words and must be the original unpublished work of the student. Please read the entry guidelines for full details.

Ready to enter? Use the button below to access the online entry form.

This contest will close on Friday, November 22 at 11:59 pm.

Submit your story here!


For complete programme information, visit your local branch or our online calendar. Pre-registration may be required.

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