The UK's Nationwide Geology Club for Children

Rockstars and Rockwriter Competitions

Every year we hold our annual competition and you can win some fantastic geological prizes.

Our Rockstars competition is open for under 16s and our Young Writer competition is for 16-18 year olds.

The entry form for the 2018 competition will have dropped onto your doormat with the last copy of the Rockwatch magazine in early April.

Win Fabulous Prizes

All section winners will each receive £150-worth of geological equipment, specimens, books, videos, or art materials.

Second placed entrants will receive £125 worth of prizes.

Third placed entrants will receive £100 worth of prizes.

All winners will also be invited to attend a special prize-giving ceremony in London and have your work featured in our magazine

Dates and Details

Deadline for entries to be sent in by 5 September 2018.

Winners notified by 30 September 2018.

Prizegiving will take place on Friday 26 October 2018

Download and print the application form.

Help on Getting Started

Read our hints and tips for advice on how to get started on any category of competition entry.

Rockstar 2018 is sponsored by Anglo American Group Foundation.Anglo American Group Foundation