Respect - more than just a word.

The Rosie Creators Award 2015

The Rosie Creators Award is now closed for entries. Winners and runners-up will be announced in April/May 2015. 

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Open: International Women’s Day, Sun March 8 2015
Deadline: Mon 20 April 2015
Theme: Respect – for yourself, others or planet earth.
Award Categories: Writing, Video, Photography, or Activism

Winners in each of the four categories will be awarded:

  • $500 towards their creative or activist projects
  • have their work featured on
  • each will be published in the next edition of Young Vagabond magazine
  • winners will also each receive a Words With Heart stationery prize pack
  • all runners up will be published here on

Entry Conditions: This award is open to Australian girls 12-20. Group submissions are welcome.

Further info

One written piece per entry, maximum 1000 words (fiction or non-fiction). Written works can be in a variety of formats – essay, story, article, poetry.

One video work per entry, maximum 10 minutes in length. Video works may be in a variety of formats – video art, spoken word blog, drama or other performance. We do not accept works containing graphic violence.

One photograph per entry. We do not accept violent images.

One written submission per person or group. We want to fund your community cause, so tell us how you are creating change or how you will create change! Submissions are open to a variety of community activist causes – women’s rights, human rights, animal rights, environmental issues and student voice. Group submissions welcome.

The Rosie Creators Award is an initiative of Rosie, supported by the 6A Foundation.
Young Vagabond – our major award promotional partner. Rosie is a flagship initiative of the Dugdale Trust for Women & Girls.