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The Watty Awards are Wattpad's annual celebration of the electrifying, visionary, and diverse voices that choose to share their stories on Wattpad every year. We’re searching for completed stories across 11 categories in 9 different languages. Submit your story for the chance to win a Watty Award and an opportunity to be rewarded for your craft (plus major bragging rights for finishing that story!).

The 2022 Watty Awards are officially open for submissions. Visit the Wattys website.

Wattys 2022 Open for Submissions

You can also check out the Wattys profile page for guidelines on how to enter, including eligibility criteria, this year’s categories, contest timelines, grade-A writing tips and tricks, and more.

We’re calling all of the next generation of great storytellers. Yes, that’s you! And you won’t be going at it alone, either—you’ll be part of a community of thousands of Wattpadders around the world who use Wattys season as a chance to dream big, finish their stories, and catapult their writing careers to the next level. 

The Wattys are so much more than an award. They're a celebration of what it takes to tell stories.