Hekaya Competition

There are two categories for the competition: Picture Book & Story Text. Participation in the competition is opens for citizens and residents of the United Arab Emirates. 
Learn more and apply.

Hekaya Mentorship Programme

The Mentorship is an intensive, multi-month course led by a trainer for participants aiming to write a chapter of the book. The workshop will have a limited number of participants, guided by a specialized trainer and the two best stories will be published.
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Hekaya Workshops

A variety of workshops in the field of writing and illustrating children’s books during the year 2024, and diversity in the workshops offered and among the trainers, with the aim of contributing to providing trainees with basic skills in writing and reading.
Learn more and register.