Fall 2022 Humanities Be Human, Be Kind Short Writing Contest
Thank you to all those who participated this year! You can read the top stories here.
Thank you for your interest in the College of Humanities Be Human, Be Kind short writing competition!
We will provide a prompt to give you focus for your original work. Submissions will be grouped into three categories:
Total character count (including spaces and punctuation) is limited to 7000 characters or fewer.
We will post the prompt on November 2nd at 9 a.m. via our Instagram channel, @byuhumanities, so be on the lookout! All submissions will close on November 9th at midnight.
- First place: a $300 gift card.
- Second place: a $200 gift card.
- Third place: a $100 gift card.
- Each will also receive a bucket hat and T-shirt (while supplies last).
Reader’s Choice in Each Category:
- The editorial board will also select a Reader’s Choice winner from each category, who will receive a Be Human, Be Kind bucket hat or T-shirt (while supplies last).
|Rin Butler||Ilse Eskelsen||Tiffany Harris|
|Ellie Smith||Hailey Coleman||Hannah Anderson|
|Grace Babcock||Brielle Williams||Asha Lambson|
|Jane Tew||Gillian Byrd||Tim Jafek|
|Anna Diener||Maggie Petersen||Rebecca Varnell|
|Mia Shumway||Patrick Madden||Shay Putnam|
|Mehana Piena||Hannah Ackerman||Brynn Wengler|
|Alixa Brobbey||Caleb Williams||Leah Gaush|
|Laura Vance||Tanager Ryan||Emma Taylor|