Announcing the winners of the 2017 Third Coast/Richard H. Driehaus Competition!

Congratulations, winners!

Read more about the judges who selected these audio documentaries as the best in all of radio/podcasting.

And listen to all the winning stories below:


S-Town is hard to describe. It’s a podcast that starts as a traditional investigation into corruption and wrongdoing in rural Alabama.

Los Cassettes del Exilio

For much of Dennis Maxwell’s childhood, his father was living in exile, communicating with the family via cassette tapes.

Quiet Revolution

It’s sometimes said you’re never too old to learn something new but is that really sensible advice?

The Discussion

Some friends can talk about anything. There's no subject too secret or content too confronting.