All applications for this category are open on March 1st 2022.

Awarded to the best student features writer of the year writing about the arts or pop-culture. Judges will be looking for entertaining, stylish, authoritative criticism, which offers a fresh, illuminating view of a performance, film, album or popular cultural topic.

Submit three articles published in student media since February 2021. We would prefer you to include a link to your article but if you are unable, please upload a pdf of your article. If you have any problems with submitting your work get in touch with us at

You can pre-register for this category here.

Closing date for applications is March 24th 2022