C. I. T. Writers Award

The Chartus.X, C. I. T. Writers award is an annual writing contest founded in honour of the Late Chief Dr. Charles Inko-Tariah Wokoma.

Chief Dr. C. I. T. Wokoma

This contest hosted by Chartus.X LTD to acknowledge and inspire writers, takes place from the 1st of November to the 30th of April the following year. During this time, each participant submits a story written based on a selected theme (announced each year) for the chance to win a Chartus.X publishing agreement.

The winner is announced on the 31st of July.

2021 entry theme: BLUE.

The contest is open to all genres and no previous writing experience is required.
Contest entrants may enter only once, and entries must be no more than 2,000 words.
The grand prize winner will be taking home a FREE Chartus.X Publishing Package!

Entry is FREE!

Judging Criteria
judges will evaluate each entry as it is received based on the following criteria:

  1. Is the subject matter consistent with the contest’s theme?
  2. Is the submission well-written and readable?
  3. Does the submission engage the reader?
  4. Does the author effectively use mood to convey the overall theme?
  5. Is the author’s idea creative?

Submit 2021 Entry



Chiedozie Omeje is a writer, a reader, a reviewer. He is a firm believer that man’s idiocy is the reason he claims he is a higher animal.