Writer Programs & Opportunities

Writers like you are the heartbeat of the Wattpad community. We work tirelessly to create programs to support creativity and growth, and opportunities to help writers connect their stories with new audiences. From online programs like The Wattys to IRL events like WattCon, there’s something for everyone.

Win Awards

The 2020 Watty Awards

The 2020 Watty Awards are now closed.

Thank you for your submissions, we look forward to reading your stories! Judging is now taking place and winners will be announced December 4th, 2020.

The Wattys Shorts are now open for submissions. Celebrating poetry, short stories, non-fiction and alternative storytelling. Learn more about this contest and how to enter on the Wattys profile page: wattpad.com/user/TheWattys