Wanna have a great vacation? Thinking of a fun escapade? It’s the best time to write the right stuff! Make the most of your precious holidays by aiming for the prizes offered by Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for your exemplary literary works!
Confident writing in English? Then this category with diverse genres suits you.
- Short Story
- Short Story for Children
- Poetry for Children
- One-act Play
- Full-length Play
- Novel (entries cannot be submitted online)
If you prefer to write in our own language, try the Filipino Division:
- Maikling Kuwento
- Maikling Kuwentong Pambata
- Tulang Pambata
- Dulang May Isang Yugto
- Dulang Ganap ang Haba
- Dulang Pampelikula (entries cannot be submitted online)
Loving regional dialects? Below categories have been included in the contest:
Regional Languages Division
- Short Story-Cebuano
- Short Story-Hiligaynon
- Short Story-Iluko
What is the Most Valuable Lesson I learned from the Internet?/ Ano ang Pinakamahalagang Aral ang Aking Natutunan mula sa Internet? is this year’s theme for below essay aimed at young writers.
- Kabataan Essay
- Kabataan Sanaysay
Only a single entry per category can be submitted. Deadline of submission of entries will be on April 30, 2011. For more information, check out the CPMA’s official website.