Foster Youth Writing Contest Offers Cash Prizes and Publication — Deadline Extended to March 1
Fostering Media Connections (FMC) is running its 2nd Annual Youth Voice Writing Contest, which offers prizes of up to $500 and the chance to be published in The Imprint and our bi-monthly print magazine, Fostering Families Today.
Memorable Youth Voice Moments of 2018
At The Imprint, we find it vital to make space in the media narrative for youth and young adults with lived experience in the foster care and juvenile justice systems. As it turns out, our readers like to hear from them just as much as we like to uplift their voices.
Youth Voice Photo Contest: 2nd Place ‘Resiliency’
This year, Fostering Media Connections (FMC) launched its first-ever Youth Voice photo essay contest sponsored by Walter S. Johnson Foundation and invited current and former foster youth between the ages of 18 and 24 to submit a collection of three photos that speak to their foster care experience along with a short written narrative explaining ‘Their Foster Care Experience’ photography.