Student Awards 2018-2019

Graduate Awards

Outstanding Graduate Student Awards | View all previous awardees »

  • Katie Branca, MFA Nonfiction
  • Nick DeMott, MA Cultural Studies
  • Kyle Francois, MFA Nonfiction
  • Madeline Graham, MA Professional Writing and Rhetoric
  • Angela Nichols, MA Literature
  • Alexandria Petrassi, MFA Poetry
  • Brad Radovich¬†, MFA Fiction
  • Katie Redmiles, MA Teaching of Writing and Literature
  • Dave Stroup, MFA Nonfiction
  • Mounna Tamek, MA Linguistics
  • Ellen Weeren, MFA Fiction

Robert Karlson Award | View all previous awardees »

The Robert Karlson prize provides a monetary award to the year's outstanding graduate student in the English Department's MA programs.

  • Luana Shafer

Cynthia Wynn Herman Scholarship | View all previous awardees »

The Cynthia Wynn Herman Scholarship honors a returning female student, over the age of 25, who has interests in English and Woman's Studies. 

  • Deborah Van Trees

Sven Eric Molin Award | View all previous awardees »

The Sven Eric Molin Prize provides an award in funds toward the education of a continuing graduate student in English of exceptional merit. 

  • Shannon Pennell

Undergraduate Awards

Aileen Walls Award | View all previous awardees »

The Aileen Walls Award provides a prize to an outstanding graduating English major.

  • Andrew Joseph White

Dr. Barry Berkey Personal Essay Award | View all previous awardees »

The Dr. Barry Berkey Personal Essay Award recognizes an outstanding non-fiction personal essay written by a junior or senior undergraduate English major.

  • Emma Beitzel
  • Lynette Cooney, Honorable Mention
  • Fizza Fatima, Honorable Mention

Graduation with Honors in English | View all previous awardees »

  • Gera Adomako
  • Sara Amiri
  • Sean Birdsey
  • Fizza Fatima
  • Susan Katherine Corkran
  • Adam Mercer
  • Maanasi Naik Olson
  • Valdy Sica

OLLI-Mason Scholarship | View all previous awardees »

  • Matthew Albert Horne
  • Maricielo Ampudia Gutierrez, BFA
  • Melanie Moy, BA