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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 61,521 views 2,039,188 comments 12,147
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Best Comedy

Skype Call
votes 58,055 views 1,723,228 comments 21,969
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Best Tragedy

shades of blue
votes 35,456 views 586,641 comments 4,818
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Best Epic

The Gauntlet
votes 35,300 views 1,348,341 comments 4,078
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Best Escape

The Lost Archive
votes 2,210 views 42,525 comments 130
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Best Inspirational Story

Before the Sky Fell
votes 8,335 views 836,206 comments 2,162
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Best Memoir

Memoirs of an Outlaw: Life in the Sandbox
votes 4,325 views 380,947 comments 481
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Best Suspense Story

Awakening - The Dark Rituals
votes 47,655 views 1,935,294 comments 8,773
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Best True Story

Empty Hand Revolution
votes 933 views 24,530 comments 184
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Best Imaginative Story

The Earl of Brass
votes 1,893 views 47,010 comments 609
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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.