Short Story Writing Contest 2016 #2 Results

International Short Story Writing Competition for School Children

We are proud to announce the winners of the prestigious International Short Story Contest 2016 #2.

Our judges have been impressed by sheer number and the quality of the entries received, from all over the world!

The hundreds of stories we received dealt with topics as diverse as the refugee crisis, terrorism, environmental pollution, love and friendship.

Our hearty congratulations to the winners.

Apart from the winning stories, four entries in each section have received a high commendation from the judges. Here are the results.

Sub-junior Category Winners

G Dharshini

First prize – The Angel Sparrow
G. Dharshini, 8 years, Sri Vageesha Vidyashram Secondary school, Trichy, Tamilnadu, India.
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Second prize – One day, Child, One day...
Yamini, 8 years, Shri Ram B. R. Global School, Sirsa, Haryana, India.
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Marta Formisano

Third prize – The rainbow family
Marta Formisano, 9 years, Roma, Italy.
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Junior Category Winners

Savya Jain

First prize – Eye of the storm
Savya Jain, 11 years, Ariana, Tunisia.
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Alexandra Nisbet

Second prize – Ghost in the shadows
Alexandra Nisbet, 11 years, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand.
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Soumya Deouskar

Third prize – The mango tree
Soumya Deouskar, 12 years, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India.
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Senior Category Winners

Madhumithaa Venkatesalu

First prize – Victims of War
Madhumithaa Venkatesalu, 14 years, Hiranandani Upscale School, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India.
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Hafsa Akbar

Second prize - The bog-wash
Hafsa Akbar, 13 years, Beaconhouse School System, Potohar Campus, Islamabad, Pakistan.
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Rebecca Pretorius

Third prize - The female pirate of the seven seas
Rebecca Pretorius, 13 years, Western Cape, South Africa.
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Highly Commended – Sub-junior Category

Jayanth Ramganesh

Fear no more
Jayanth Ramganesh, 9 years, Sharjah, UAE.
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Mariam Asali

Mariam Asali, 7 years, Tbilisi, Georgia.
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Pearse Conway

Brian’s leprechaun adventures
Pearse Conway, 9 years, Co. Meath, Ireland.
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Finn Gilbert Keene

The dancing willow tree
Finn Gilbert Keene, 9 years, RD6 Whangarei, New Zealand.
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Highly Commended – Junior Category

In hyuk Kim

All creatures are precious
In hyuk Kim, 12 years, 401号
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Huda Ali

Huda Ali, 11 years, Karachi, Pakistan.
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Jody Futter

A friend
Jody Futter, 12 years, Cape Town, South Africa.
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Sreenija Vinnakota

Rowling in the woods
Sreenija Vinnakota, 10 years, Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh, India.
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Highly Commended – Senior Category

Adarsh Raj Bhatt

That I drink whole
Adarsh Raj Bhatt, 16 years, New Delhi, India.
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Akshatha Kamath

The day I was reborn
Akshatha Kamath, 16 years, Mangalore, Karnataka, India.
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Anna Patricia Abella Amo

It’s never too late
Anna Patricia Abella Amo, 16 years, Saint Angela’s School, Seria, Brunei Darussalam.
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Michelle Lo

Michelle Lo, 13 years, Yew Chung International School, Hong Kong.
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We invite school students all over the world to join our next International Short Story Contest.

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