Kick It Out launches writing competition
Kick It Out has launched a FREE national competition, entitled 'Write to Unite', in conjunction with the Arvon Foundation, the creative writing company.
The 'Write to Unite' competition officially opened on Friday (1 November) and will look for young people, aged 7-18yrs, from across England to creatively display how football can unite people regardless of their background.
Entries can include: a poem, story, song or chant a match report, player interview or a feature to appear in a match programme or website feature.
The competition has three age categories, 7-10, 11-14 and 15-18yrs, and the deadline for entries is 5pm on Friday 31st January 2014.
The winners of the categories could be in with a chance to win prizes including an England shirt, match tickets, books and signed merchandise.
How to enter - Email your entries to firstname.lastname@example.org or post to Kick It Out, 4th Floor South, 1-5 Clerkenwell Road, London, EC1M 5PA. An independent panel of judges will pick the winners who will be presented with their prizes at a ceremony in March 2014.