Writing Contest


2019 NET PBS KIDS Writers Contest Winners

Thank you to everyone who submitted entries to the 2019 contest. We received over 100 entries from 34 towns in Nebraska. Our judges loved reading all of your creative stories! Congratulations to the following winners!


1st Place: Birds Don't Play Basketball by Patrick H., Omaha


2nd Place: Monarch's Great Adventure by Violet N., Omaha


3rd Place: The Magical Land of Candy Sparkles by Lucy L., Boys Town


First Grade

1st Place: A Powerful President by Thomas H., Omaha


2nd Place: The Story of Friz the Fox by Marissa G., O'Neill

3rd Place: Carol's Great Adventure by Anna P., Omaha


Second Grade

1st Place: Cici and Jewel by Alisha S., Omaha


2nd Place: Natalie's First State Music Festival by Harriet K., Lincoln

3rd Place: Skunked by Joben M., Lincoln


Third Grade

1st Place: Camping Adventure! by Ellie T., Elkhorn


2nd Place: Dad's Fishy Surprise by Jonah B., Omaha


3rd Place: Learning To Be Brave by Lillian M., Bayard