2019 University Writing Awards Competition

Date & Time: 
Monday, February 18, 2019 - 17:00

The Faculty Senate’s University Writing Committee awards scholarships to graduate and undergraduate students for outstanding written works submitted through this program. Pieces must have been written during the spring or fall semesters of the designated calendar year. Students may submit entries in more than one category, but each submission must be accompanied by a nomination form signed by a faculty member. Entries are accepted the following categories:

  • Graduate Creative Writing: Fiction, Nonfiction, and Poetry
  • Graduate Scholarly Writing: Argumentative or Expository
  • Undergraduate Creative Writing: Fiction, Nonfiction, and Poetry
  • Undergraduate Scholarly Writing: Argumentative or Expository

Two works will be selected as award recipients per writing category.  Scholarship awards will be provided in the amount of $325 each for undergraduate students and $500 each for graduate students. For more information about this year’s award process, review/download the following items:

Deadline for Submissions: Monday, February 18 by 5:00 p.m.

Submission Guidelines

Application/Nomination Form