Once Upon a Robot Competition

Do you have the creativity to write a great robot story?

This is your chance you show off your imagination and take the readers on an adventure into the world of robotics and intelligent machines.

We’re looking for exciting, intriguing, and thoughtful short stories all about robots.

Enter now for a chance to win some incredible prizes!

Once Upon a Robot is open to children aged between 7 and 11 years old*.


You’ll need to use your imagination to create believable characters and a compelling plot.

Think about when and where your story is set and how you will communicate that to the reader. What challenges will your characters face? How will the robotic adventure end?

Top Tip

Try writing a first draft, leaving it for a few days and then re-reading what you wrote – it’ll help you make your final story much better!


* Read our Terms and Conditions for full details about competition eligibility.