This year’s launch features a variety of worthwhile activities including a free workshop on improving composition writing skills among primary | secondary students; a presentation of available software for language development among preschoolers; and a lucky draw with major prizes from our sponsors.

Here’s the schedule of the awards for YAA 2016/2017.


Young Author Awards
Awards Launch
28 May 2016
Submission of Entries
 31 Dec 2016
Creative Forum & Short-listing Ceremonies
To Be Updated
Awards Finale Ceremonies
To Be Updated

The YAA is endorsed by the Media Development Authority (MDA), the National Library Board (NLB), the National Book Development Council of Singapore (NBDCS) and the Singapore Book Publishers Association (SBPA).