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The Watty Awards are Wattpad's annual celebration of the galvanizing, inventive, diverse voices that choose to share their stories on Wattpad every year.

The Wattys are so much more than an award. They're a celebration of what it takes to tell stories.

How To Enter

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SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Wattys submissions open on Monday, July 13, 2020. But this year brings a few big changes, namely—we are seeking finished novels. If you’ve always wanted to write and finish a novel, THIS IS YOUR YEAR, and we’re going to be with you every step, every flourish, every chapter. Full eligibility requirements are available now on Wattpad, but in brief:

50,000 word minimum

Story must be marked ‘complete’

Story must have been posted after January 1, 2017

Must be in one of the eligible languages and genres

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