Wardley D.Barry-Igivisa a school teacher was the Winner of the “Poetry Category”. This category is sponsored by the Kina Securities Limited. His winning poem titled “Paradeigmania”.
Theresa (Tess) Gizoria is a UPNG Graduate in Industrial and Environmental Chemistry. She is the Founder of UniMums Inc. She was the Winner of the “Heritage Writing Category. This category is sponsored by The Cleland Family. Her Winning story titled “Ketar Natis, Killings and Two Grieving Kinsmen”.
John Kaupa Kamasua a lecturer at the University of Papua New Guinea. He was the Winner of the “Essays and Journalism Category” in the 2016 Crocodile Prize Literary Competition. This Category was sponsored by the PNG Chamber of Mines and Petroleum. His winning Essay titled “Ah! The Way we behave sometimes”.
Alison Kult, is a fourth year Law Student at the University of Papua New Guinea. She was Winner of the “Short Stories Category” of the 2016 Crocodile Prize Literary Competition. This category was sponsored by the Kumul Petroleum Holdings Limited. Her winning story “A Morning to Remember”.
Marycatherine Tavore was the youngest winner of the 2016 Crocodile Prize Literary Competition. She was the Winner of the category “Writing for Children”. This category was sponsored by the Paga Hill Foundation. Her winning story “The King of the Forest”.
A Poem sent in by one of our entrants of this year’s Competition.
The Crocodile Prize Inc. is grateful for the financial support from our sponsors. The financial support helps to maintain the Papua New Guinea Literary Competition that has been held every year for the last six (6) years, which is now into it’s 7th year of running. The Crocodile Prize Inc. would like to thank the…
Mrs Karo Haltmeier speaking at the 2016 Crocodile Prize Award Ceremony which was held this year, 16th of February at the Australian High Commission.
The Haltmeier Family are sponsoring the Facebook and NBC Radio Competition.
Emmanuel Peni, Chairman of 2017 Voluntary Organising Committee and the author of Sibona.
The winners of Papua New Guinea’s National Literature Awards – The Crocodile Prize 2016 will be announced this evening at the Australian High Commission, Port Moresby. The competition attracted 550 entries from PNG writers. Each category winner receives K5000 tonight. The Crocodile Prize Writers Competition is named after the first novel written by a Papua New…
A winner will receive K5000 next Thursday (February 16) for the Cleland Family Heritage Prize in the 2016 Crocodile Prize Competition. Below are the three finalists of the 2016 Crocodile Prize Heritage Competition: Ketar Natis, Killings and Two Grieving Kinsmen by Theresa Gizoria; The Disappearance of Gambu by Julie Sugoho and Christina’s History by Talitha Kove.The K5000 winner…