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Promoting Integration and Appreciating Human Diversity

Submit a short story celebrating social integration and human diversity, towards a compassionate, just and inclusive Singapore where everyone can take part in the social and economic life of our beautiful nation.


  • 1st place: SGD500
  • 2nd place: SGD250
  • 3rd place: SGD100


  • February 1, 2018

Terms & Conditions

  • Each entry must represent original work of the applicant which has not been previously published, broadcast, or submitted to other competition.
  • Only one entry per applicant is allowed.
  • All applicants must be currently enrolled in secondary schools, vocational or tertiary institutes.
  • All entries must be submitted in English, double spaced, using standard 12 point font such as Times New Roman, with numbered pages, and in the PDF format..
  • Entries must be at least 2,000 words long and not exceed 5,000 words.
  • Applicant’s name must not appear in the essay.
  • Author must be a resident of Singapore.
  • No corrections will be accepted.
  • The jury’s decision is final.
  • The author will retain copyright, but Croeni Foundation and its partners reserve the right to publish the submitted entries.
  • By entering this competition, authors agree to abide to all rules and terms and conditions.
  • We reserve the right to cancel the award at any point for any reason.

How to Enter

Entries must be submitted electronically by the end of the deadline. Please submit your essay as a PDF file not exceeding the size of 2MB by emailing it to us at with the subject line of “inteGREAT Writing Competition Submission”.


Our jury is comprised of individuals and organizations  passionate about encouraging great writing to raise public awareness about inclusive societies.

The inteGREAT Writing Competition is supported by leading publishers and books retailers.