Daesan Literary Awards for Young Writers


Winning Works
Category Genre Contents
Long-term scholarship Poetry SONG Seom-Byeoul
Fiction JANG Yu-Mi
Scholarships 23 for Poetry, 14 for Fiction
Literary Camp August 5 - 7, 2003 at Kyobo Life Iusurance Human Development Center
Publication "The Galaxy Hung on a Wall" Minumsa Publishing Co.,Ltd.
From the 1,576 students who applied, the Foundation selected 37 winners and granted a total of 80 million won to them. High school students SONG Seom-Byeol in the poetry section and JANG Yu-Mi in the fiction section were awarded the Grand Prize and received a scholarship for two years of university. The Foundation also selected four students for the Gold Prize, ten for the Silver Prize, and twenty one for the Bronze Prize. These students received scholarships of five hundred thousand won to one million won each.
A Literary Camp was held at Kyobo Life Insurance Company's Human Resources Development Institution from August 5 to 7. During the Camp, students and noted writers screened their works attended various cultural programs such as a literary lecture, an athletics meeting, movie screenings, etc.
The award-winning works in each category were published by Minumsa publishing company in a collection entitled The Galaxy Hung on a Wall.