The Caterpillar Story Prize. The prize is for an unpublished story of no more than 1,500 words written by an adult for children (aged 7–11). Anyone over 16 can enter. The winner will receive €1,000 and their story will be published in the winter issue of The Caterpillar.
‘I am enormously humbled to have won this beautiful prize. I hope all children find solace in stories and discover The Caterpillar as a place of wonder.’ Louise Greig (2018 winner)
‘I am amazed and delighted to have been chosen as the winner of The Caterpillar Story for Children Prize. Thank you so much for the opportunities you give to children’s writers through your wonderful, whimsical magazine.' Jo Withers (2017 winner)