Prizes!

  • Who says writing cannot be rewarding? We have more than RM100,000 in cash to be won! Schools, colleges and universities stand to win prizes, too!

    ESSAY PRIZES

    (13 - 17 years old)

    • First Prize
      First Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 2,000.00
      Macbook Air
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • Second Prize
      Second Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 1,500.00
      Ipad Air
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • Third Prize
      Third Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 1,000.00
      Ipad Mini
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • Fourth to tenth prizes
      Fourth to tenth prizes
      USD 300.00
      Book Vouchers
    • 50 consolation prizes
      50 consolation prizes
      USD 50.00
      Book Vouchers
    ESSAY PRIZES

    (18 - 21 years old)

    • First Prize
      First Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 2,500.00
      Macbook Air
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • Second Prize
      Second Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 2,000.00
      Ipad Air
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • Third Prize
      Third Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 1,500.00
      Ipad Mini
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • fourth to tenth prizes
      fourth to tenth prizes
      USD 500.00
      Book Vouchers
    • 50 consolation prizes
      50 consolation prizes
      USD 50.00
      Book Vouchers
  • Who says writing cannot be rewarding? We have more than RM100,000 in cash to be won! Schools, colleges and universities stand to win prizes, too! 

    Fiction Prizes

    (13 - 17 years old)

    • First Prize
      First Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 2,000.00
      Macbook Air
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • Second Prize
      Second Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 1,500.00
      Ipad Air
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • Third Prize
      Third Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 1,000.00
      Ipad Mini
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • Fourth to tenth prizes
      Fourth to tenth prizes
      USD 300.00
      Book Vouchers
    • 50 consolation prizes
      50 consolation prizes
      USD 50.00
      Book Vouchers
    Fiction Prizes

    (18 - 21 years old)

    • First Prize
      First Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 2,500.00
      Macbook Air
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • Second Prize
      Second Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 2,000.00
      Ipad Air
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • Third Prize
      Third Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 1,500.00
      Ipad Mini
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • fourth to tenth prizes
      fourth to tenth prizes
      USD 500.00
      Book Vouchers
    • 50 consolation prizes
      50 consolation prizes
      USD 50.00
      Book Vouchers
  • A photo tells a thousand words. And it can earn you up to US$2,500 in cash. That’s how much the best photo-essayist can win in this contest. So, hurry, decide on your “ASEAN Youth in Action!” sequence, snap your pics and submit via Instagram. Don’t forget to hashtag #AYAcontest2015 and tag @plfperdana! Schools, colleges and universities can also win prizes!

    Photo - Essay Prizes

    (13 - 17 years old)

    • First Prize
      First Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 2,000.00
      DSLR Camera
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • Second Prize
      Second Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 1,500.00
      DSLR Camera
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • Third Prize
      Third Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 1,000.00
      Compact Camera
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • Fourth to tenth prizes
      Fourth to tenth prizes
      USD 300.00
      Book Vouchers
    • 50 consolation prizes
      50 consolation prizes
      USD 50.00
      Book Vouchers
    Photo - Essay Prizes

    (18 - 21 years old)

    • First Prize
      First Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 2,500.00
      DSLR Camera
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • Second Prize
      Second Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 2,000.00
      DSLR Camera
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • Third Prize
      Third Prize
      Meet with Established Author & Photographer
      USD 1,500.00
      Compact Camera
      E-book Reader
      Book Vouchers
    • fourth to tenth prizes
      fourth to tenth prizes
      USD 500.00
      Book Vouchers
    • 50 consolation prizes
      50 consolation prizes
      USD 50.00
      Book Vouchers
  • Schools, colleges and universities have a shot at winning prizes, too, from book vouchers to special mentions for the institutions’ Principals, Heads or nominated teachers! If your student is our top winner, you can win up to RM3,000 worth of books for your resource centre!

    Writing - Essay
    • Institution of Top Winner
      Institution of Top Winner
      Books For Resource Centre worth RM3,000
      RM500
      Special Mentions
    • Institution with Highest Number of Entries
      Institution with Highest Number of Entries
      Books For Resource Centre worth RM3,000
      RM500
      Special Mentions
    • Institutions (100 Entries)
      Institutions (100 Entries)
      RM500 MPH Book Vouchers
      Special Mentions
    • Institutions (50 Entries)
      Institutions (50 Entries)
      RM350 MPH Book Vouchers
      Special Mentions
    • Institutions (25 Entries)
      Institutions (25 Entries)
      RM250 MPH Book Vouchers
      Special Mentions
    Writing - Fiction
    • Institution of Top Winner
      Institution of Top Winner
      Books For Resource Centre worth RM3,000
      RM500
      Special Mentions
    • Institution with Highest Number of Entries
      Institution with Highest Number of Entries
      Books For Resource Centre worth RM3,000
      RM500
      Special Mentions
    • Institutions (100 Entries)
      Institutions (100 Entries)
      RM500 MPH Book Vouchers
      Special Mentions
    • Institutions (50 Entries)
      Institutions (50 Entries)
      RM350 MPH Book Vouchers
      Special Mentions
    • Institutions (25 Entries)
      Institutions (25 Entries)
      RM250 MPH Book Vouchers
      Special Mentions
    Photo - Essay
    • Institution of Top Winner
      Institution of Top Winner
      Books For Resource Centre worth RM3,000
      RM500
      Special Mentions
    • Institution with Highest Number of Entries
      Institution with Highest Number of Entries
      Books For Resource Centre worth RM3,000
      RM500
      Special Mentions
    • Institutions (100 Entries)
      Institutions (100 Entries)
      RM500 MPH Book Vouchers
      Special Mentions
    • Institutions (50 Entries)
      Institutions (50 Entries)
      RM350 MPH Book Vouchers
      Special Mentions
    • Institutions (25 Entries)
      Institutions (25 Entries)
      RM250 MPH Book Vouchers
      Special Mentions
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