Grand Prize Winners

Junior Division I'm Just Me (Poetry) Renae W. New York State, USA
Senior Division A Tribute in Pigtails  Erin B. New York State, USA

Junior Division

Poetry

First Place I'm Just Me Renae W. New York State, USA
Second Place The Shattered Spirit Devika C. California, USA
Third Place Rumbling Drums Ryan D. Kentucky, USA
Award of Excellence Mac Book Rap Joon C. New York State, USA
Honorable Mention Red Flower Michelle Y. British Columbia, Canada
Judges' Award Fiend of Breath Raquelle C. Florida, USA


Short Story

First Place What Really Matters Kate E. Kentucky, USA
Second Place A Different Ray of Light Dalia A. Florida, USA
Third Place The Adventures of a Domesticated Rabbit Michelle C. Minnesota, USA
Award of Excellence Beyond the Pale Alexandra B. Massachusetts, USA
Honorable Mention Collide Alex W. Ohio, USA
Judges' Award Sister Competition Bessie L. California, USA


Essay

First Place The Residents of Isle de Jean Charles: Climate Refugees? Burke I. Louisiana, USA
Second Place Don't Panic Nick B. Virginia, USA
Third Place The Evils of Apathy Abbie M. Pennsylvania, USA
Award of Excellence Humanity Ali R. Ohio, USA
Honorable Mention I Am the Goalie Ansley (A.G.M.) G. Georgia, USA
Judges' Award Arabian Horses Ashlyn H. Idaho, USA


Senior Division

Poetry

First Place Tragedy Tina Z. Ohio, USA
Second Place Soaring in Thought Kayli H. Texas, USA
Third Place Dear Glen Lauren K. Kansas, USA
Award of Excellence Status Quo Andrew B. New Jersey, USA
Honorable Mention Engulfment Linda C. Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Judges' Award The Mermaid in the Dark Deep Ocean Sea Yiwen W. Virginia, USA


 Short Story

First Place A Tribute in Pigtails Erin B. New York State, USA
Second Place Addiction Tina Z. Ohio, USA
Third Place Rain on a Friday Erin T. California, USA
Award of Excellence Dark and Starry Maria W. Minnesota, USA
Honorable Mention Sold Andrew B. New Jersey, USA
Judges' Award Everyone's an Original Juliette K. New York State, USA


 Essay

First Place I'm Bilingual, Just Not in Spanish Andrew B. New Jersey, USA
Second Place The Tell-Tale Heart Cheryl L. Ontario, Canada
Third Place Insanely Determined Steph H. Montana, USA
Award of Excellence Harry Potter and the Censorship Curse Emily D. Georgia, USA
Honorable Mention My Angel Ashley M. Texas, USA
Judges' Award The Effects of Guilt on Characters in Macbeth Shirley C. California, USA