CFP: Mid-Atlantic Women's Studies Association Student Essay Contest (11/11/05; MAWSA, 3/18/06)

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Student Essay Contest


The Mid-Atlantic Women's Studies Association is pleased to announce The
Fifth Annual Student Prize for Scholarly Excellence in Women's Studies.


Two awards, underwritten by the Mid-Atlantic Women's Studies Association,
are given annually to one undergraduate and one graduate student who submit
the best previously unpublished essays on any aspect of women's studies
scholarship. In addition to receiving cash awards of fifty dollars, the
writers of the winning essays are invited to deliver a presentation based on
their essays at the Women of Color and Allies Conference in Philadelphia,
March 18, 2006.


Applicants should indicate graduate or undergraduate status and submit three
(3) copies of the essay in MLA or Chicago style to Dr. Lois J. Gilmore,
Department of Language & Literature, Bucks County Community College, 275
Swamp Road, Newtown, PA 18940.


Other criteria include the following:

* Papers should be no more than 20 pages.

* Papers should be in English.

* Papers may be submitted by e-mail to



Submissions must be received by November 11, 2005.

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