All applications for this category are open on March 1st, 2023.

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 performance, film, album or popular cultural topic. 

Submit three articles published in student media since February 2022. Please submit by sharing a link to a Google Doc with your article. If you have any problems with submitting your work get in touch with us at

Check back in March for the link to submissions.

The closing date for applications is March 15th, 2023.