Little Writer in the Big Book

Don’t worry - HH Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.



An annual competition designed to nurture children’s writing skills.

  • A competition that supports student talent.
  • Contributes distinctively and effectively to the UAE cultural scene.
  • Focuses on Arabic as intellectual and cultural content.
  • Focuses on writing skills and creativity.
15 September - 30 November 2021
Free of charge
  • Ages 6 - 18
Unlimited Capacity

Awards & Winners

Certificate of Appreciation

Registration Start Date

Wednesday 15th September 2021

Final Deadline

Tuesday 30th November 2021

Announcement Date

Sunday 6th February 2022

The student must meet the conditions and write the whole story, including the introduction, the plot and the ending. Any plagiarized stories will be excluded. The number of pages is unlimited. The story should be clearly handwritten in Arabic. Copyright belongs to the Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi.