The Boardman Tasker Young Writer's Award for Mountain Literature

The judges have selected the entries by Chloe Smith and Sophie Miocevich as the shortlist for the Young Writers award, the winner will be announced at the Boardman Tasker Prize ceremony.

This award for writers aged 16-25 is being launched this year to tie in with the 30th anniversary of The Boardman Tasker Prize.

The aim is to inspire young writers to produce outstanding literary works of 1500 words which have a central theme concerned with the mountain environment. The Prize of publication in Summit magazine and £250 is kindly supported by the British Mountaineering Council.

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