The 2017 Kids Philosophy Slam National Award Winners:

Winners in each grade level will be included in all National press releases. 2017 winners now posted. Links to all winning entries will be posted by Tuesday, June 6th. (Refresh your browser for updates) Award letters will be mailed to teachers or designated student contacts the week of June 5th.


The 2017 Most Philosophical Student in America:

The winner is: Hannah McKenzie, Maryland.


2nd place: Kevin Hong, Illinois.

3rd place: Nicholas Rogers, Florida.

4th place: Kaitlyn Chua, New York:

    

The 2017 Most Philosophical School in America:

The winner is: Archimedean Middle Conservatory, Florida.

 

The 2017 Most Philosophical 8th Grader in America:

The winner is: Chase Whitmer, Missouri.

2nd place: Angelique Larsen, Colorado.

3rd place: Allison Chang, Florida.

4th place: Rohan Prasad, Florida.



The 2017 Most Philosophical 7th Grader in America:

The winner is: Gideon Berrie, New York.

2nd place: Kelly Benitez, Florida.

3rd place: Lauren Marquardt, Minnesota.

4th place: Ella Fleming, New York.



The 2017 Most Philosophical 6th Grader in America:

The winner is: Victoria Volpe, Florida.

2nd place: William Greene, Texas.

3rd place: Breanna Storlie, Minnesota.

4th place: Dylan Patterson, Illinois.

 

The 2017 Most Philosophical 5th Grader in America:

The winner is: Libby Payne, Texas.

2nd place: Theodore Spear, Pennsylvania.

3rd place: Neeharika Tondapu, Minnesota.

4th place: Cody Arnold, New Jersey.

 

The 2017 Most Philosophical 4th Grader in America:

The winner is: Bernadette Spear, Pennsylvania.

2nd place: Alexander Chasi, Minnesota.

3rd place: Sarayne Jefferson, California.

4th place: Rahma Mohamud, Minnesota.

 

The 2017 Most Philosophical 3rd Grader in America:

The winner is: Joshua Knox, Minnesota.

2nd place: Lila Boutin, California.

3rd place: Atticus Kim, Virginia.

4th place: Molly Torinus, Wisconsin.

 

The 2017 Most Philosophical 2nd Grader in America:

The winner is: Sophie Marie Satoskar, Minnesota.

2nd place: Suzie Kim, Illinois.

3rd place: Henry Ames, Minnesota.

4th place: Kailyn Cochran, Illinois.


The 2017 Most Philosophical 1st Grader in America:

The winner is: Amelia Fluman, Pennsylvania.

2nd place: Claire Hershberger, Pennsylvania.

3rd place: Alizaya Schoon, Arizona.

4th place: Nehemiah Womack, Illinois.


The 2017 Most Philosophical Kindergartener in America:

The winner is: Meyah Womack-Patton, Illinois.

 

 

The Robert P. Felker Award for the most poetic essay:
The winner is: Announced June 5th.

The James W. Buchan Award for writing excellence:
The winner is: Announced June 5th.


The Mary Felker Award for the most artistic entry:
The winner is: Announced June 5th.

The 2017 Special Slam Award Winner:

The winner is: Announced June 5th.

The 2017 International Award Winner:

The winner is: Announced June 6th.

 

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