The Golden Point Award is Singapore's premier creative writing competition for short story and poetry in the nation's four major languages, English, Chinese, Malay and Tamil. Established by the National Arts Council since 1993, the national literary writing competition is a significant platform for literary excellence and launching new writers. The competition aims to identify and nurture new creative writing talent, develop the literary penmanship of writers in Singapore and to create a conducive environment for creative thinking and literary expression in Singapore.


The Golden Point Award 2017 is managed by The Arts House. To find out more about the competition, please visit:


Winners of the Golden Point Award 2017 will be announced during the award ceremony on 7 November 2017.


Click on each name to read the winning work!