Contests and Awards
From the PBS Kids Go! Writers Contest to the MPB Holiday Card Contest, MPB provides opportunities for achievement and recognizes the accomplishments of Mississippi children.
2013 Writers Contest
MPB encouraged children in kindergarten through 3rd grade to create their own stories as part of the 2013 PBS KIDS GO! Writers Contest. Children celebrated the power of creating stories and illustrations by submitting their own original pieces to MPB. The Contest was a huge success this year with over 424 entries total. Internal and external judging was conducted to select our 2013 winners. Winners for our 2013 Contest are as follows:
1st Mylie Nelson “ My Trip to the Beach”
2nd Indigo Stockton “The Adventure to the Crystal Castale”
3rd Annika Smith “How the Girl Met the Dragon”
1st Brett Killingsworth “Adventures at Shark Tooth Island”
2nd Margaret Adlakha “Giraffe’s Big Decision”
3rd Marissa Wingerter “The Little Panda”
1st Ky Hoang “The Lost Little Dragon”
2nd Emiah Sanders “The Genie”
3rd Sarah Hoxie “The Big Beach Party”
1st Jocelynn Sengsiry "Teeth Facts of Life"
2nd Jackson Lancaster “Franky and Bob the Crazy Chicken Brothers”
3rd Oliver Young “Door-to-Door Danger”
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National winners will be notified in June 2013. Each national winner’s story will be posted on the contest website at http://pbskids.org/writerscontest/.
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