Read-Along storytelling contest set

/ 05:55 AM September 19, 2013

MANILA, Philippines—The Philippine Daily Inquirer will hold a storytelling competition for students aged 10-12 during the 3rd Inquirer Read-Along Festival to be held on Nov. 12 and 13 at the Main Lobby of the Cultural Center of the Philippines in Pasay City.

With the theme “The Filipino Child and the Culture of Excellence,” this year’s storytelling contest is open to children aged 10-12 who are currently in school and who have never won first place in any storytelling contest.


Those who are interested to join may download the rules, list of requirements and application forms on www.facebook.com/inqreadalong. Forms may be submitted to [email protected] until Sept. 30.

Elimination rounds will be held on Oct. 19, a Saturday, at the Philippine Daily Inquirer office along Pasong Tamo Street in Makati. The semifinals are set on Oct. 26.


Aside from medals and Guyitos, winners will also receive cash prizes: First place, P10,000; second place, P5,000; third place, P2,000.

For other questions, call 8978808 and look for Odeng (loc. 329) or Margie (loc. 700).

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Children, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Philippines, Storytelling Competition
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

© Copyright 1997-2020 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.