Submit Your Story!

If you (or someone you know) has a story that will stir emotions, expand minds and/or challenge the status quo, submit a draft of this amazing story to:

Story Themes

  • Passion: sports, work, entrepreneurship, volunteerism, hobby, side hustle, etc.
  • Love: romantic, platonic, familial, heartbreak, marriage, divorce, etc.
  • Life-defining moment that has changed your life for better or for worse

Submission Guidelines

  • Word Count: 500-800
  • Font: Arial, Size 11
  • Each paragraph should be justified and no longer than 3 lines
  • Email Title: Story for TEP by [your name]

Kindly Note

  • Chosen stories may undergo editing to meet our editorial standards
  • Telling your story is a collaborative, respectful process, but we have the final say on the version of the story that is to be published
  • By submitting your story, you are giving us the rights to publish your story on any of our platforms and adapt it for marketing or promotional use

Enjoy these story submissions!

Laura Lee

The youth environmentalist in Singapore helps save the Earth one recycled toilet roll at a time.

Shaun Loh

The Founder of SAMA shares his motivations for battling gender inequality and being a male ally.

Cai Ting

Fighting for gender equality in the realm of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Bruce Yu Lepeng

ESpero co-founder raised $83,000 because he was inspired by Ukrainian refugee’s heartbreaking story.

Emily Yap

Nurse in Singapore founded Dunearn Youth to serve the elderly and vulnerable families.

Ng Chih Chung

An ex-offender shares his incredible journey of redemption and resilience with the help of Break the Cycle.

John Lim

Mental health author Talks About Overcoming Suicidal Thoughts After Failing to Become a Doctor