Press Releases

12.12.17 Winners announced for Young Muslim Writers Awards 2017


5.12.17 Speakers announced for the Young Muslim Writers Awards 2017


28.11.17 Peshawar school attack survivor to receive Special Recognition Award


14.11.17 Winners to be announced at 2017 Young Muslim Writers Awards ceremony on 9th December


13.04.17 YMWA Writer of the Year invited to speak at UAE festival 


15.11.16 Judges revealed for Young Muslim Writers Awards


01.11.16 Shortlist announced for 2016 Young Muslim Writers Awards


Press Coverage

21.11.17 Harrow Times | Two Harrow schoolchildren up for Young Muslim Writers Awards


21.11.17 Ilford Recorder | Two Ilford wordsmiths nominated for Young Muslim Writers Awards


21.11.17 This is Local London | Seventh year of awards: winners revealed in December


22.11.16 Oldham Evening Chronicle | Pupil’s poem inspired by brother, shortlisted


09.11.16 East London & West Essex Guardian | Walthamstow Muslim girl’s nomination for writer awards will ‘break down stereotypes’, says father


04.12.15 The Guardian | Young Muslim writers awards: celebrating a more diverse creative voice


01.12.15 Watford Observer | Edmonton storyteller shortlisted for Young Muslim Writers Award


29.11.15 Ilford Recorder | Redbridge youngsters nominated for Young Muslim Writers Awards


26.11.15 Luton on Sunday | Challney High School pupil Fathima Ra’ana Riyaz nominated for writing awards


22.11.15 Slough Express | Slough teenager shortlisted for 2015 Young Muslim Writers Awards


13.11.15 Herald Scotland | Young Slough writer in with shot in national Young Muslim Writers Awards 2015 contest


04.11.15 Cambridge News | Awards are in season for Cambridge schoolgirl poet Aminah Rahman, nominated for national prize