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2014 University Writing Awards Call for Nominations

(For 2013 calendar year)

Deadline for Submissions is Friday, January 31, 2014


The University Writing Committee is seeking faculty nominations of student writings for this year’s University Writing Award Competition. Nominations will be welcomed for the following categories:

  • Graduate Creative Writing: Fiction ($500)
  • Graduate Creative Writing: Nonfiction ($500)
  • Graduate Creative Writing: Poetry ($500)
  • Graduate Scholarly Writing: Argumentative, Expository ($500)
  • Undergraduate Creative Writing: Fiction ($325)
  • Undergraduate Creative Writing: Nonfiction ($325)
  • Undergraduate Creative Writing: Poetry ($325)
  • Undergraduate Scholarly Writing: Argumentative, Expository ($325)

A Nomination Form must accompany each submission. A PDF of both documents must be sent to the Faculty Senate Office at before Friday, January 31, 2013 by 4:00 pm. Below are the links for the 2014 Nomination Form and the 2014 Submission Guidelines:

Awards recipients will be recognized at the Honors Day ceremony in April of 2014.


2014 Nomination Form

2014 Submission Guidelines

2014 Writing Award Competition Announcement

University Writing Committee