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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 70,995 views 2,251,869 comments 15,077
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Best Comedy

Skype Call
votes 62,443 views 1,841,473 comments 23,075
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Best Tragedy

shades of blue
votes 65,134 views 918,377 comments 8,424
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Best Epic

The Gauntlet
votes 40,836 views 1,463,451 comments 4,788
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Best Escape

The Lost Archive
votes 2,530 views 48,756 comments 136
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Best Inspirational Story

Before the Sky Fell
votes 10,123 views 872,441 comments 2,350
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Best Memoir

Memoirs of an Outlaw: Life in the Sandbox
votes 4,785 views 394,707 comments 500
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Best Suspense Story

Awakening - The Dark Rituals
votes 56,037 views 2,163,564 comments 9,360
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Best True Story

Empty Hand Revolution
votes 1,034 views 27,917 comments 186
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Best Imaginative Story

The Earl of Brass
votes 1,956 views 49,075 comments 611
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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.