Benre J. Zenarosa is the recipient of the 2016 Lasallian Scholarum Award for Outstanding Published Column Article on Youth and Education in a Nationally Circulated Publication for his first published essay Concert in a classroom. The essay is among the 79 pieces that made the cut for the Young Blood 7 book which has been launched in April, 2019.
He has written for The Nation, The Sport Digest, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Rappler, Thought Catalog, and others. Zenarosa, who majored in electrical engineering at the Technological University of the Philippines (Taguig), was a nominee for the Gray Hawk Leadership Award and was a two-time public speaking contest winner for Filipino and English in the TUP System.
Born and raised in Manila, he aims to look at the subtle, the hidden, and the unspoken truths around us with every breath of his pen.