Since 2010, Youth Journalism International’s annual contest has showcased some of the best teen journalism in the world.

It’s a great opportunity to compete with students across the globe in a wide variety of categories, from news to cartoons. It’s easy to enter, too.

If you’re interested in entering the contest, please start by reading the rules below. Feel free to check out the winners from previous years to get a sense of the kinds of work honored in each the many categories. [If you’ve already read the rules and just need to fill in the form, follow this link.]

The deadline for submitting work for the 2019 contest is Saturday, February 9 for work published in English during 2018.

Here are the rules


2018 contest winners

2017 contest winners

2016 contest winners

2015 contest winners

2014 contest winners

2013 contest winners

2012 contest winners

2011 contest winners

2010 contest winners

Take a look at where all of the trophy winners have hailed from since the contest began: