To enter the You Can Foster short story competition please fill in the form below. We will use this information to determine your category and verify your details. All details will be confidential and will not be passed on to anyone before asking your permission.

Please note that your story will be judged anonymously so make sure your name is not visible on your short story entry.

This could be your foster carer, support worker, guardian etc.
This should be for yourself if you are over 18, or the adult identified above if you are under 18
Support with your entry is absolutely fine, you just need to let us know
Terms and conditions can be viewed here
It is your responsibility to make sure your story does not exceed the word limit of 800 words or two sides of A4 – whichever is longer
All stories should include a title and page numbers. Please do not include your name as your stories will be judged anonymously. If you have typed your story, please make sure it is in a standard Word font and no smaller than pt12. If you have drawn or handwritten your story, please ensure it is legible and then scan and upload it here. Only one document may be uploaded – if you have scanned your story in as two documents, please save as a zip file before uploading. If you don’t have access to a scanner or experience any problems, please email for postal details.
Files must be less than 48 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png txt rtf pdf doc docx rar zip.