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The Wattpad Prize

The Wattpad Prize represents the true spirit of expression by recognizing works of original fiction and original non-fiction, by Wattpadders from all over the world. This contest is Wattpad’s new, juried prize that celebrates both writers and readers from the community. To judge the Wattpad Prize, a panel of experts was chosen, comprised of the most dedicated and active Wattpad readers.

2014 Wattpad Prize Winners

The Wattpad Prize was a great success with over 3,500 original stories submitted in the original fiction and original non-fiction genres. We are overjoyed with the number of quality works entered, and we would like to thank everyone who participated. You can see all the entries and find your favorites by checking the #wattpadprize14 tag.

Without further ado, here are the winners of the first ever Wattpad Prize:

Best Love Story

votes 41,527 views 1,317,206 comments 7,865
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Best Comedy

Skype Call
votes 53,463 views 1,531,038 comments 20,217
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Best Tragedy

shades of blue
votes 19,644 views 342,066 comments 2,789
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Best Epic

The Gauntlet
votes 30,326 views 1,191,472 comments 3,445
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Best Escape

The Lost Archive
votes 1,381 views 32,327 comments 110
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Best Inspirational Story

Before the Sky Fell
votes 4,491 views 722,235 comments 1,531
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Best Memoir

Memoirs of an Outlaw: Life in the Sandbox
votes 3,237 views 323,778 comments 384
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Best Suspense Story

Awakening - The Dark Rituals
votes 35,648 views 1,513,350 comments 6,813
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Best True Story

Empty Hand Revolution
votes 442 views 10,517 comments 155
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Best Imaginative Story

The Earl of Brass
votes 1,785 views 44,895 comments 603
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Wattpad Prize Jury

To form the jury for the Wattpad Prize, we approached some of the community's most dedicated, experienced, and engaged readers. Here are this year’s judges:


The winning writers will receive a Wattpad Prize Writer Award, which will include a mailed hardcover copy of their winning story, official congratulatory letter, and be featured on the Wattpad website and mobile apps over the month of July.