- Awards: 1999 Harrisburg, PA Patriot-News' Scholastic Writing Contest: Gold Key in Fiction, 2006 Lehigh University's Williams Writing Prize: First Place in Fiction Prize
Raised in Palmyra, Pennsylvania, Philip Ejike obtained his BA in Design from Lehigh University in 2007, and his MFA in Design and Technology from Parsons the New School for Design in 2009.
Among other things, Ejike has written and illustrated a children's book for StoryJumper.com, freelanced for interactive company Electric Funstuff, served as a guest art critic for Parsons MFA narrative studios, and has written scripts for films and comics. At present, he is working on several novels and is part of a collective of New York-area comic creators called Four Colors Till Dreaming. When not writing, he teaches and tutors at New Jersey City University's Pre-College Program.