Increase Your Chances of Winning A Writing Competition

Writing for Competitions is fun and exciting. Winning competitions will raise your profile as a writer, help you to be taken more seriously and, if there’s a cash prize, earn you some money.  This home-study How To Write For Competitions - And Win course, written by two of the UK’s top competition judges, will help you to:

  • Find suitable competitions
  • Make the most of your work
  • Look at competitions like a professional 
  • Avoid disqualification
  • Create fresh ideas 
  • Impress the judges 
  • Avoid scams  and more 


If you want to increase your chances of winning then this course is for you. Our How To Write For Competitions - And Win course is ideal for writers who want to develop their writing portfolio. 15 day trial. No obligation. Complete the form below for more details and to be sent your prospectus in the post.

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  • Request A Free Prospectus

    Request your prospectus which has full details of your course and how it works. This will be sent to you by email and you can download it as soon as you have completed the form.

  • Ask Your Questions

    If you have any questions, after reading the course prospectus, please call us on 0161 819 9922 (during office hours) or email our student advisors.

  • Enrol When You're Ready

    You can enrol on this course as soon as you are ready to do so. Simply scroll to the bottom of this page to select your enrolment plan. Your course materials will be available immediately after your payment has been accepted.

We give you:

  • A first-class course on How To Write For Competitions from competition adjudicators.

  • Caring, constructive help from expert tutors - all published writers.

  • Help and advice when you need it from our experienced Student Advisory Team.

  • A flexible study programme to suit you with two years in which to complete your course.

  • Four tutor-marked writing assignments.

  • Assignments where you can work on your competition entries.

  • Specialist advice on how to increase your chances of winning competitions.

  • Online access to your course as soon as you enrol.

  • 15 days to inspect your course and to make sure it's the right training for you.

Course Synopsis

    1. Welcome

    2. Introduction

    3. Your Tutor-Marked Assignments

    4. Course Contents And When To Send In Your Assignments

    5. Sending Your Assignments

    6. WB's Writers' Community

    7. Discounted Writing Magazine Subscription For WB Students

    8. Totum Student Discount Card – UK Students Only

    9. Terms of Enrolment If You Enrolled Before 1st June 2022

    10. Terms of Enrolment If You Enrolled After 1st June 2022

    11. Terms of Enrolment If You Enrolled After 1st Janaury 2024

    1. Module 1 The Lure Of Competitions

    1. Module 2 Hunting Down Competitions

    1. Module 3 Boosting Your Chances of Success

    1. Module 4 Vital Dos and Donts

    1. Module 5 Inside The Mind Of A Judge

About this course

  • £288.00
  • 4 tutor-marked assignments
  • 12-information-packed modules

Skills & Equipment Needed To Take A Course

  • Ideal For Beginners

    No qualifications or previous experience needed.

  • Computer

    You'll need access to a laptop or computer with word processing facilities and internet connection.

  • Typing

    You don’t need to be able to touch type; plenty of people get along fine with just two fingers.

  • Use Email & Attach Files

    Your assignments are sent to your tutor by email so you'll need to be able to send and receive emails and attach files to them.

Enrolment Options For The How To Write For Competitions - And Win Course

Enrol on Plan A to receive a £20 Amazon voucher (this will be sent to you by email once your 15-day trial period has finished).

Plans B and C: payments will be automatically charged to your card each month until the end of your chosen plan.

  • £288.00

    Plan A: Includes a £20 Amazon Voucher sent to you when your trial period has finished.

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  • 4 x £72 = £288

    Plan B: 4 x £72

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  • 8 x £36 = £288

    Plan C: 8 x £36

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