"Our ability to write well is our ability to think well." ~ Ruth Braun
Outstanding student writing will be recognized with a cash prize in each of the following categories:
In each category, judges will evaluate the essay using the following criteria:
Papers written since Winter semester 2022 may be submitted for this award.
All submissions require the student paper and faculty nomination letter for consideration.
To learn more about this award and/or to submit your work, visit:
The submission deadline is Friday, March 17, 2023.
If you have any questions about this award, please contact Dr. Kim Lacey (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Note: Honors theses and proposals, Faculty Association Scholarship projects, SRCI proposals and projects, senior design projects, capstone projects, and the like are not eligible for nomination. Previously published work is not eligible.
*For awards in the English Department, please see the Tyner Award.
(989) 964-2016(989) 964-2016
Dr. Kim Lacey, Writing Program Administrator
Brown Hall 358
WPA Office Hours: Mondays, 10:00-11:00 a.m.