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2015 University Writing Awards Call for Nominations
(for 2014 calendar year)

Deadline for Submissions is Friday, January 30, 2015

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 or Expository ($500)

  • Undergraduate Creative Writing: Fiction ($325)
  • Undergraduate Creative Writing: Nonfiction ($325)
  • Undergraduate Creative Writing: Poetry ($325)
  • Undergraduate Scholarly Writing: Argumentative or Expository ($325)

A Nomination form signed by a faculty membersmust accompany each submission. A PDF of both documents must be sent to the Faculty Senate Office at before Friday, January 30, 2015 by 4:00 pm. Below are the links for the 2015 Nomination Form and the 2015 Submission Guidelines:

Awards recipients will be recognized at the Honors Day ceremony on April 10, 2015.


2015 Writing Award Nomination Form

2015 Writing Award Submission Guidelines

2015 Writing Award Competition Announcement

University Writing Committee