Gen Ed Grit and Beauty Contest

Each year, adventurous students go out into Philadelphia and explore the grit and beauty that makes our city unique.  Philadelphia Experience Passport (PEx) annual Grit & Beauty competition

Submit a work you have created that captures the combination of the grit and beauty of Philadelphia. Only one submission per student is permitted. Submissions consist of one work, and types of work that are acceptable include but are not limited to photographs, videos, images, gifs, poetry, essays, and audio files.

The deadline has been extended to 11:59pm, Friday, January 31, 2020.

We will award one grand prize of $500 and five runner-up prizes of $100. Prize winners and honorable mentions may be selected for a spring exhibit of student work in Paley Library.

To submit work, click here.


Image: Lucienne Novak, Grit & Beauty prize recipient, 2019