MPB Kids Club

PBS KIDS Writers Contest

We would like to invite you to join Mississippi Public Broadcasting as we encourage Mississippi children to create their own stories as part of the 2014 PBS KIDS Writers Contest. Children are encouraged to celebrate the power of creating stories and illustrations by submitting their own original pieces.

All entries from Mississippi are judged locally. First, second and third place winners will be selected for each grade level. The first place winners will alsohave his or her entry submitted for inclusion in the national competition. To enter please see RULES and ENTRY FORM. For further inquiries contact Tonya Garcia at


Check out our Writers Contest FUN FACTS!


Download PDF: RULES





2013 MPB Holiday Card Contest Winners

The results are in! Here are the winners of the 2013 MPB Holiday Card Contest! Click on the images for a full-size view.

1st Place

Shaquilla S.

Jackson, MS

2nd Place

Jamel M.

Jackson, MS

3rd Place 

Daniel W.

Byhalia, MS

Honorable Mention (tie)

Christian I.

Jackson, MS

Nicelle H.

Biloxi, MS

All winners will get a special visit from our MPB team to receive a prize pack and their own framed artwork!

Winners were chosen among entries from all areas of the state, and all entries are featured in the photo gallery below.