About the contest

Do you love stories and want to become a writer, but don't know how and where to start? Here is your golden chance! Participate in the Creative Writing Challenge to learn everything about Creative Writing and how to become a published author, from scratch!

Once you register for the contest, you would first join the Creative Writing training on Internshala Trainings. At the end of the training, you will write a short story as your final project. The top 10 stories will be evaluated by and will receive feedback from an esteemed jury consisting of bestselling authors, an experienced columnist, and a senior publisher.

The top 3 winners would receive cash prizes of Rs. 35,000, Rs. 20,000, and Rs. 10,000 respectively, along with an exclusive certificate signed by all the members of the jury.

Check out the detailed table of content for the Creative Writing training here, and take a sneak-peek into the training content here.

Meet the Jury

Why should you participate?

Win cash rewards

Rs 35,000/-
1st Runner-up
Rs 20,000/-
2nd Runner-up
Rs 10,000/-

Learning opportunity

Learn Creative Writing from scratch!


Get a certificate from Internshala Trainings. Top 3 winners would also get an exclusive certificate signed by the jury. View sample certificate.


19th January 2021

Last date to register

1st February 2021

Your online training will start

15th March 2021

Complete the training and submit the short story

15th June 2021

Results will be announced

Why learn Creative Writing?
Learning creative writing can help you build your career as a published author, blogger, editor, or even as a screenwriter
You expand the horizon of your imagination and ideas every time you write something
Communication Skills
Creative writing can help you communicate better, which is a must-have skill for every career option
Feedback from past students
Know more about the contest
You will have to fill the form above and pay the registration fee to register yourself for the challenge. Then you will be given access to the online Creative Writing training on Internshala platform. As a part of the challenge, you will be given a written project (a short story) based on the training program's content. The top 3 writers will be rewarded with cash prizes.
In this training program, you will learn to write compelling novels and short-stories, engaging content for features, captivating news-stories, and gripping screenplays and advertisement scripts. On top of this, you will also learn to polish your prose by mastering the craft of editing. This training program has video tutorials featuring published authors, blog writers, and publishers, and is packed with peer-graded written assignments, assessment tests, and quizzes for you to get hands-on learning experience. At the end of this training, you'll not only be able to write excellently but also understand the steps required to be a published author.
Only those students who register for the contest between 17th Jan 2021 to 19th Jan 2021 are eligible for this contest. Students who have bought Creative Writing training before or after this period are not eligible.
You don't need any prior knowledge for this contest. You will learn everything from scratch. Only beginner-level students are eligible for this contest. People with prior knowledge and experience in the field of writing - professionals, experts, writers are not eligible.
The training is completely online and you would be given access to the training on 1st Feb 2021.
The training will start on 1st Feb 2021. You will have 6 weeks to learn Creative Writing and submit the written project (short story). You would have to attempt the final test and submit the short story by 15th Mar 2021 to qualify for the contest.
The training is completely video-based created by Internshala experts and Kulpreet Yadav, one of India's best selling authors.
The results will be announced on 15th Jun 2021 via email.
Every participant who completes the training with 33% marks in the final test would be provided a certificate of completion from Internshala Trainings.
You would be given access to Internshala Creative Writing training on 1st Feb 2021.
You can ask your doubts anytime by using our forum. Your doubts will get answered within 24 hours by our team of experts.
ISRP coupon code cannot be used to avail discount on Internshala Trainings Contest.