English department essay contests composition essay contest eligible essays include any essay recently written for college writing i (eng 100) or college writing ii (eng 101) the award will go to the best composition essay submitted authors should submit two clean, typed copies of their essay and of the assignment. Plagiarized articles will be rejected and the participant will be banned from participating in any future competition as well language for the essays will be english only participating in the event means that you agree to abide by all the rules of expertassignmenthelp you should be the only author of your. Essay topic: in your opinion, what is the greatest ethical challenge facing the world today contest requirements: style: op-ed style (not academic, footnoted papers) length: 1,000 to 1,500 words format: blog post on www globalethicsnetworkorg english language entries only limit: one entry. This contest is open to any short fiction writer of english submissions may include a collection of short stories, one or more novellas, or a short novel works that have previously appeared in magazines or in anthologies may be included deadline: march 15th, 2018 • entry fee : $29 genre: fiction, short story. The leland essay contest rewards the best writers in the western writing program contest winners are published online and used as readings in many composition courses winners in february 2017, the following essays written in 2016 were selected as winners to be honored at english awards night in april 2017.
Each year, the department of english holds four undergraduate writing contests: two creative writing contests and two composition contests. Ucsb-only contests kieth e vineyard honorary scholarship: short story contest this scholarship is given in memory of uscb alumnus kieth e vineyard , who graduated in 1985 summa cum laude with a ba in history his friends and family established this scholarship to recognize his courage and grace while. The queen's commonwealth essay competition is the world's oldest schools' international writing competition, managed by the royal commonwealth society since 1883 every year, it offers all commonwealth youth aged 18 and under the opportunity to express their hopes for the future, opinions of the present, and. Avoid those massive lists of writing competitions, with our guide to the very best contests that you should be entering, and the prizes they offer english and translated entries, as well as those written in bengali, kiswahili, portuguese or samoan, are all eligible for the commonwealth prize if you're a.
Essay contests and creative writing contests open to eastern illinois university students, run by either the eiu english department or other eiu contests open to english majors. The english department recognized the work of its many student writers through the presentation of the lowell-grabill creative writing contest awards for the spring 2016 contest, bruce guernsey, a distinguished professor emeritus at eastern illinois university, read student submissions in fiction, creative nonfiction, and.
History: this student essay contest was established in honor of dr sharon walsh , a much-valued and long-time writing instructor in the writing program and english department here at loyola dr walsh published and distributed a collection of student essays each semester to highlight effective and engaging student. In order to honor excellence in writing created in our english 1 program, the english department holds an annual essay contest which awards first, second, and third place prizes for thoughtfully crafted argumentative research essays that explore the complexity of the student's chosen topic below you will find an explanation.
The following writing contests, sponsored by the department of english, are open to both undergraduates and graduates: the nancy potter short story contest the nancy potter poetry contest the creative nonfiction contest the critical essay contest. Don't be taken in by scammy contests: there are legitimate competitions for your prose and poetry here are some free writing contests to get started.