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NPR's College Podcast Challenge is back: With a $5,000 prize!

Wednesday, December 01, 2021

What does college sound like? Send us your best podcasts and our judges will choose a winner from among 10 finalists


The superstar teachers of our Student Podcast Challenge

Sunday, October 24, 2021

To celebrate four years of NPR's Student Podcast Challenge, we highlight teachers whose students have shined.


Don't judge these teens by their tattoos

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Two Chicago-area high school podcasters say they've dreamed about tattoos since they were little. And they argue that people who have them shouldn't be judged by what's on the outside.


Teen Student Podcast Challenge Winners Talk Tattoos

Saturday, September 25, 2021

Chicago teens made a podcast discussing the pros and cons of getting tattoos. We check back in on them after they were named finalists in NPR's 2021 Student Podcast Challenge.


These Students Grew Up Around Gun Violence. They Decided It Was Time To Talk About It.

Thursday, September 02, 2021

D.C. has long struggled with one of the highest rates of gun violence in the country. Three local students talked to their community about losing their loved ones and living with the grief.


Students Are Going Back To School Without Clarity On COVID-19 Protections

Saturday, August 21, 2021

As the delta variant surges, some states are mandating masks in schools, some leave it up to districts, and in states that ban mask wearing in schools, a few districts are ignoring that rule.


When Schools Shut Down In Alaska, These Students Went Moose Hunting

Friday, July 23, 2021

In the remote Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta region of Alaska, many families practice subsistence hunting to get food on the table. Three students reconnected with that tradition during the pandemic.


When Students In Alaska Switched To At-Home Learning, Something Unexpected Happened

Thursday, July 22, 2021

When three students in the Yukon Delta region of Alaska were sent home from school last year something unexpected happened — they reconnected with their family tradition of subsistence hunting.


The Best Student Podcasts: An 8th-Grade Homage To A School's Unsung Heroes

Monday, May 17, 2021

When these Kentucky students needed a subject for their podcast, they looked to the bright blue office around the corner, where their school's buildings and grounds team is based.


'Be Proud Of Where You Come From': An Indian-American Teen's Winning Podcast

Monday, May 17, 2021

This year's high school winner in the NPR Student Podcast Challenge tackles the complexities of her Indian-American identity.


This Year's Favorites: Our 2021 SPC Finalists

Sunday, May 09, 2021

It's that time of year! Listen to our middle school and high school finalists now.


Family Lore Fact-Check: Finding The Teen Muhammad Ali 'Boxed Along The Way'

Friday, April 23, 2021

For years, Miriam Colvin's grandfather told the story of a boxing match between a young Indiana farm boy and a 14-year-old kid from Kentucky — named Cassius Clay. But was the story true?


Attention Donor 3046: Your Daughter Made A Podcast To Find You

Thursday, April 22, 2021

When Anya Steinberg learned the man she thought was her father wasn't, it cast her life in a new light. In her winning student podcast entry, she traces her journey to figure out who she is.


The NPR Student Podcast Challenge: Announcing Our College Winners

Tuesday, April 06, 2021

Two very different stories won our hearts this year.


Best In Show: Our Favorite College Podcasts

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

This year's finalists in the Student Podcast Challenge, College Edition, give us a glimpse at life on, and off, campus.


A Sneak Peak Into NPR's First Ever College Podcast Challenge Submissions

Friday, February 26, 2021

Here are some of the standout entries from NPR's first-ever College Podcast Challenge.


NPR's Student Podcast Challenge Opens For Middle And High School Students

Friday, January 01, 2021

We know you have stories to tell and we at NPR are excited to listen. The 2021 Student Podcast Challenge opens on Jan. 1, and runs through March 15.


NPR's Student Podcast Challenge Opens For College Students!

Tuesday, December 01, 2020

NPR's Student Podcast Challenge: College Edition opens today! The contest closes on Feb. 15, 2021.


Announcing The 3rd Annual NPR Student Podcast Challenge

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

It's our third year, so we decided to go big or go home. This year we're opening up the contest to college students!


Mexico And Argentina Team Up To Produce Coronavirus Vaccine For Latin America

Monday, August 17, 2020

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador is concerned Latin America won't be the first in line for a coronavirus vaccine. So he has teamed up with Argentina to produce one.