Sampad continually strives to provide new and exciting opportunities that support creativity in all of its forms and recognise the aspirations of existing and new generations in Birmingham, the UK and beyond.

Our international writing competition series ‘Inspired By..’ offers a valuable platform for talented writers from around the world, bringing them to public attention and providing them with an opportunity to hone and practice their literary skills.

It also plays an important role in reinforcing the work that Sampad delivers internationally to develop intercultural dialogues across communities.

Inspired by Gandhi International Writing Competition 2015

Our latest international writing competition for 2015 provides an opportunity for budding writers to connect with Mahatma Gandhi, a towering figure in history whose philosophy of non-violence, passion for equality and independence and socio-political intelligence continues to be an inspiration for many people throughout the world.

Full details about the competition can be found here.