Magical Translation Competition

Create a modern version of Cinderella in a language of your choice and medium of your choice (text, audio or video), with a typed English prose translation. For inspiration, see here. The English text should be 150 - 250 words long. Entries are welcome in any language including home languages and sign languages. Entrants are permitted to submit a maximum of one entry for this task. The submission should be your own work and should not have been corrected by a teacher. There are four age categories: Years 5-6 (age 9-11), Years 7-9 (age 11-14), Years 10-11 (age 14-16) and Years 12-13 (age 16-18). A winner from each category will be selected to receive a £50 prize, and an overall winner will receive a total prize of £100. A number of highly commended entrants will also receive certificates of achievement. The deadline for submissions is noon on Wednesday 15 May 2019. If you have any questions, please email us at schools.liaison@mod-langs.ox.ac.uk

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This form closed for entries at 12:00pm (BST) on Wednesday 15th May 2019.