English Studies Essay Contest

English Studies Essay Contest

The Scholarships and Awards Committee seeks entries in the English Department's annual English Studies Essay Contest. Undergraduate and graduate essays will be judged in separate competitions.

• Essays should be of at least 1200 words.
• Essays may deal with any topic, including literary analysis or interpretation, rhetoric or composition studies, professional writing, pedagogy, and creative nonfiction.
• Submissions should be clean copies without instructor marks or comments.
• A student may submit only one entry.
• The entrant's name should not appear on the essay itself. Fill out the required information below and upload an essay as a .doc or .pdf.
• Entries are due by Wednesday, March 23, 2016.
• Prizes will be awarded at the English Department Awards Tea.
• Awardees will be invited to present on a panel at the English Studies Day Conference.