Hey, Hackers! Get ready to win by writing the hacking stories!
Twingate & HackerNoon are excited to host a Cybersecurity Writing Contest! Here’s your chance to win money from a $1,000 monthly prize pool. It could be any story on #cybersecurity. You can share your expertise and stories on all offensive and defensive mechanisms to secure the internet. You can also discuss the latest cybersecurity incidents, interviews, and philosophical questions related to cybersec!
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1st Prize: 500 USD
2nd Prize: 300 USD
3rd Prize: 100 USD
Most Read: 100 USD
Must be 18+ to enter.
Story content can be any original story on
Anyone above 18! There are no location restrictions. You have to make a profile on HackerNoon to enter the contest.
Yes! You can use your real name on your HN profile, a fake name, or even create a persona to write under.
There will be 6 rounds in total:
Of course, you can! Each story submission shall be considered a new entry into the writing contest.
Yes! If you submit multiple stories, each has the chance to win.
Nominees are selected by total traffic each month and then voted on by our team. If 2 of your submitted stories are in the top 10 most-visited that month, both of them are eligible to win a prize. Meaning you could potentially bag both first and second place in the contest if 2 of your stories make it to the top 10!
Absolutely! Please feel free to enter each round of the cybersecurity writing competition.
We are waiting for your submissions! Let’s win some $$$!