Contests, Awards & Scholarships

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The English Department is honored by former faculty who continue to support students through recognition of excellence in writing and scholarship

Franz & Ann Schneider Writing Contest

Writing excellence among first-year Writing Course and Introduction to Literature students:

  • Any Gonzaga student enrolled in ENGL 101, 102, 105 or 200 up to application deadline is eligible to enter
  • The contest is comprised of two categories: 1) Composition and 2) Literature
  • Eligible students may enter up to two writing projects but a student may only win one award per category
  • All submissions are evaluated by a committee from the English Department
  • Cash prizes will be awarded in each category for first, second and third place
  • 2017-2018 application deadline TBA
  • Online submission form TBA

Michael & Gail Gurian Writing Awards

Writing excellence in poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction:

  • Any enrolled Gonzaga undergraduate student is eligible to enter
  • Eligible students may enter one submission in only one category (poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction)
  • All entries are considered for publication in Reflection, Gonzaga's literary and arts journal
  • All submissions are evaluated by a committee from the English Department
  • Cash prizes are awarded in each category for first place
  • 2017-2018 application deadline TBA
  • Online submission form TBA

Anthony T. Wadden & Michael B. Herzog Scholarship for Studies in English

Excellence in English studies:

  • Eligible students are invited via personal letter to apply during the Spring semester of their junior year
  • Eligible students are determined by a committee from the English Department:
    • Enrolled Gonzaga students who are declared English majors with a 3.5 GPA (English coursework)
  • The scholarship is announced at the Academic Honors Convocation in April
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ENGLISH DEPARTMENT
Dr. John Eliason
Director of Composition and the Writing Center
Phone: (509) 313-6717
Email: eliason@gonzaga.edu
www.gonzaga.edu/english
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