2016/17 Writing & Photo Contest

This article has been updated.
January 12, 2017 @ 2 p.m.

The runner-up prizes have been increased to $50.

The results of the 2016/17 Writing & Photo Contest are in!

Runners-up and winners were selected for 6 categories. Winners won $75 and publication in print and online, and runners-up won $50 and publication online.

The Winners

Winner — Fiction : It Was Just a Joke by Halah Butt

Winner — Non-Fiction : My Pengu by Yasmeen Alkoka

Winner — Poetry : Immigration by Marium Faisal

Winner — Photojournalism : Photos by Mesha Ghayur

Winner — Portrait : Photos by Chen Gong

Winner — Landscape : Photos by Reem Taha

The Runners-Up

Runner-Up — Fiction : Time and Space by Shealyn Ivany

Runner-Up — Non-Fiction : Eight roses by Avleen Grewal

Runner-Up — Poetry : Untitled poem by Keena Al-Wahaidi

Runner-Up — Photojournalism : Photos by Shifa Siddiqui

Runner-Up — Portrait : Photos by Mark Serwin

Runner-Up — Landscape : Photos by Shaima Behery


Congratulations to all our winners!