This international event is now in its 13th year. The NMWP encourages and promotes the best in new-media writing and is leading the way toward the future of the ‘written’ word and interactive storytelling. 

The NMWP has attracted entries from the very best and most innovative writers in the field, from all around the world. To see the amazing spectrum of creativity we celebrate, please browse the shortlisters and winners from the past twelve years, on this site.

NMWP shortlisters and winners also have the honour of having their work archived with the British Library—check it out here.

An International Award for Digitally-Born Writing

Entries are now open for 2023

The competition is now open to entries for 2023. Click here to read the Terms and Conditions (PDF). 

To enter your work for the 2023 prize, please fill in the entry form here  

Be sure to follow us on social media Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for announcements and updates about the shortlists and winners, and you can also subscribe to our email list.