Kenyanstar writing contest 2013 - January
Written by Kenyan Star Administrator   
Tuesday, 15 January 2013 17:17

For the last 3 years, through our writers club, kenyanstar has been helping sports writers improve their craft and grow up to play a crucial role in Kenyan sports through sports journalism. You can now participate in our reloaded 2013 sports writing contest and stand a chance to be the next big sports journalist.

Participate in our monthly contests for cash prizes and for a contract chance as a reporter or writer at kenyanstar.

The January 2013 questions;

Please answer question (one) 1 and any other (one) 1 question between two (2), three (3) and four (4).

1. Write a match report of any match(in any sports) that you attended in the past two months. The report must not exceed 500 words.

2. Discuss the importance of good officiating in the growth of Kenyan football. (Maximum number of words – 1000)

3. The role of corporate bodies in Kenyan sports in the year 2012. (Maximum number of words – 1000)

4. Submit a random sports related article of your choice.

Send your articles to to reach us latest Monday the 28th of January 2013 at 9.00 am.

Please note;
• Everything you submit gets detailed feedback. With the purpose to help you improve your writing skills.
•  You will be ranked through the year for the top three cash prize winner to be awarded in December. Every article you submit impacts your rank.
• Share your writing, get helpful feedback, and participate in up to 10 writing contests through the year.
• All forms of writing (under question 4) are welcome including poetry, fiction, non-fiction, book chapters, and scripts.
•  Learn from feedback that will be given on everything you submit and aim to always submit a better article next time.
•  Top rated articles will be posted under the kenyanstar writers club column
•  You keep your copyright and retain full rights. You are free, and encouraged, to sell your work to others, publish it with others or do whatever you wish.


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