2021 Contest Winners

2021 was our third year for the contest, and our most successful yet! The writing judges were Premee Mohamed and Vajra Chandrasekera and contest coordinators were Vajra Chandrasekera and Jade Doumani. The art contest judges were Juliana Pinho and Charis Loke, and the art contest coordinator was Dante Luiz.

The 2021 Art Contest Winners have not been announced yet. Check back soon for those results!

Writing Contest, 1st place

Shinjini Dey

Writing Contest, 2nd Place

Jarred Thompson

Writing Contest, 3rd Place

Sigrid Marianne Gayangos

Writing Contest, Finalists

Amy Johnson
Brienne D. Hayes
C. Bradley White
Cat T.
Kay Orchison
Kellye McBride
Robin Sebolino

2020 Contest Winners

2020 was our second contest year, and the first year we offered the Monu Bose Memorial Prize for art. Writing judges were Neil Clarke and SL Huang, and the writing contest coordinators were William Ledbetter and Vajra Chandrasekera. The art contest judge was Grace P. Fong, and the art contest coordinator was Dante Luiz.

Monu Bose Prize

Art Contest, 2nd Place

Art Contest, 3rd Place

Art Contest, Finalists

Aya Sabry
Sam Hutt
Thaleia Demeter
Michaela Matthews
Lauren Blake

Writing Contest, 1st place

Writing Contest, 2nd Place

Writing Contest, 3rd Place

Writing Contest, Finalists

Tehnuka Ilanko
Nick Thomas
Allison King
Julia Leef
Jennifer Bushroe
Finn McLellan
Rodrigo Assis Mesquita


2019 Contest Winners

2019 was our inaugural contest year. Writing judges were C. C. Finlay and Lisa Rodgers, and the writing contest coordinator was William Ledbetter. Art contest judge was Rachel Quinlan, and the art contest coordinator was Sara Felix.

Art Contest, 1st Place

Alison Johnstun

Art Contest, 2nd Place

Christine Rhee

Art Contest, 3rd Place

Lauren Blake

Art Contest, HMs

Zara Alfonso
Emily Leung
James Russell

Writing Contest, 1st place

Jamie Adams

Writing Contest, 2nd Place

Claire Whitmore

Writing Contest, 3rd Place

Rose Wachowski

Writing Contest, HMs

Lynne Sargent

Finalists

Art Contest Finalists

Zara Alfonso

Deanna Bach
Lauren Blake

Kae Hunter
Alison Johnstun

Emily Leung
Greer Nielsen

Christine Rhee
James Russell

Abbi Schellhase
 

Writing Contest Finalists

Jamie Adams

Steven Berger
S Rain Lawrence

Samantha Lynne Sargent
Andrew J. Savage

Tiffany Smith
Sam Tovey

Rose Wachowski
Claire Whitmore

Douglas Wu