Prize Amounts & Conditions

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Prizes - Adult category 

  • 1st Prize: US$ 2500 if at least 250 submissions are published; otherwise: US$ 250
  • 2nd Prize: US$ 1200 if at least 370 submissions are published; otherwise: US$ 130 if at least 40 submissions are published, and US$ 250 if at least 250 submissions are published
  • 3rd Prize: US$ 500 if at least 420 submissions are published; otherwise: US$ 70 if at least 60 submissions are published, US$ 140 if at least 250 submissions are published, and US$ 280 if at least 370 submissions are published

 

Prizes - Youth category

  • 1st Prize: US$ 1000 if at least 100 submissions are published + matched Prizes (see below); otherwise: US$ 140
  • 2nd Prize: US$ 400 if at least 140 submissions are published; otherwise: US$ 80 if at least 40 submissions are published, and US$ 160 if at least 100 submissions are published
  • 3rd Prize: US$ 150 if at least 170 submissions are published; otherwise: US$ 70 if at least 140 submissions are published 

 

 

Prizes - Young Writers category

  • 1st Prize: US$ 250 if at least 40 submissions are published + matched Prizes (see below); otherwise: US$ 70 if at least 12 submissions are published
  • 2nd Prize: US$ 100 if at least 60 submissions are published; otherwise: US$ 40 if at least 30 submissions are published
  • 3rd Prize: US$ 50 if at least 75 submissions are published; otherwise, no third prize will be awarded  

 

 
 

Matched Prizes

  • For Teachers: if a Teacher refers at least 30 published students and one of them wins the 1st Prize in the Youth or Young Writer categories, the Teacher will receive the same Prize amount as the winning student. Referral: the Teacher's name is indicated on the students' Submission Form in response to the question "How did you hear about the Blogging Prizes" (terms apply regarding the payment of the matched Prize)
  • For Schools: if at least 50 published students come from the same school (primary and/or secondary education), as indicated on the Submission Form, and one of them wins the 1st Prize in the Youth or Young Writer categories, the School will receive the same Prize amount as the winning student (terms apply regarding the payment and use of the matched Prize)

If you have a question that has not been answered here, you can write to our Editor at bloggingprizes-english@nuhafoundation.org.

~~ Summary tables ~~ 

Prizes - Adult category

Published entries

20-39

40

60

250

370

420

1st Prize

$ 250

$ 400

$ 600

$ 2500

$ 2500

$ 2500

2nd Prize

--

$ 120

$ 240

$ 460

$ 1200

$ 1200

3rd Prize

--

--

$ 80

$ 160

$ 260

$ 500

Prizes - Youth category

Published entries

20-39

40

100

140

170

1st Prize

$ 140

$ 240

$ 1000*

$ 1000*

$ 1000*

2nd Prize

--

$ 80

$ 160

$ 400

$ 400

3rd Prize

--

--

$ 70

$ 80

$ 150

Prizes - Young Writers category

Published entries

12-29

30-39

40

60

75

1st Prize

$ 70

$ 70

$ 250*

$ 250*

$ 250*

2nd Prize

--

$ 40

$ 40

$ 100

$ 100

3rd Prize

--

--

--

--

$ 50

Matched Prizes

Matched Prizes

Threshold

Criteria

Amount

Notes

Teachers

30 published students referred

Referred student wins 1st starred Prize in Youth or Young Writer category

Same prize amount as winning student ($250 / $1000)

Terms apply regarding the payment of the matched Prize

Schools (primary and/or secondary education)

50 published   students from the same school

School student wins  1st starred Prize in Youth or Young Writer category

Same prize amount as winning student ($250 / $1000)

Terms apply regarding the payment and use of the matched Prize