Let your voice be heard and celebrate the joy of storytelling!

The Yi Lit Fest 2024, a vibrant celebration of creativity and the power of words! This year, we invite students from schools and colleges to come together and immerse in a kaleidoscope of literary experiences.

This is a platform for budding writers and poets to showcase their talent, express their thoughts, and captivate the audience with their words.

Note: Each participant will write a short story in around 2000 – 3000 words. Your story should include any of the following Nation building concepts:

  • Health & Wellness
  • Road Safety
  • Personal Safety
  • Innovation
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Nature & Climate Change
  • People & Accessibility
  • Sports
  • Leadership
  • Nation Building with Rural

The short stories of the finalists will be compiled and launched as a book titled “Yi Student Stories”.

– By the Yi Chennai Team

Batch 1

Timeline for Batch 1

  1. Student Registration closes on April 28, 2024
  2. Orientation and Story Writing Workshop in May 2024.
  3. Deadline to submit your story is on June 15, 2024
  4. Grand Finale – TBD

Deadline: April 28, 2024 (Sunday)

For School Students (Thalir)

Registration: https://forms.gle/ZzaWSAXwRuvmQcSE7
Eligibility: Students in classes 6 – 12.

For College Students (Yuva)

Registration: https://forms.gle/BCTyHF1GP1pgcHHM7
Eligibility: All college students


Date: May 2024
Mode: Online (Virtual)

Participants can enhance their literary skills through engaging workshops on writing, poetry, storytelling, and more. Learn from experts, hone your craft, and unlock your creative potential.


Deadline: June 15, 2024 (Saturday)

Put your literary skills to the test and participate in exciting writing opportunity. Show off your storytelling prowess, and stand a chance to get recognition and be featured in our book.

Requirements
Your short story should be in around 3000 words, and should include any of the Nation building concepts mentioned above.


Date: TBD

Keynote Speakers
Renowned authors, poets, and literary figures will grace the fest, sharing insights, experiences, and inspiring tales from their literary journeys.

Panel Discussions
Witness the thought-provoking discussions on contemporary literary themes, trends, and challenges.

Conversations
Join the conversation, share your views, and connect with like-minded literary enthusiasts.

Recognitions
Get your efforts recognized and proudly receive your certificate from us, pose for the photos, and get a chance to be covered by the Press and Media.

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