2013 Student Award Winners: Stewart Prize in Poetry Runner Up Nilufar Karimi (left), Stewart Prize in Poetry Winner Alia Bales (center), and Dr. Milton H. Saier, Sr. Memorial Award in Fiction Winnter Gabriella Brody (right).
Spring is the time for the Department of Literature’s annual Stewart Prize in Poetry ($300 prize) and Milton Saier Award in Fiction ($1,000 prize) writing competitions, open to all UCSD undergraduates.
You may submit up to 5 poems for the Stewart Prize and one piece of fiction (15 pages max) for the Saier Award. More detailed information is included on the entry forms, which are available in the Literature Undergraduate Office.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION IS TUESDAY, APRIL 30th.
The winners will be announced at the Spring Celebration of the Arts Reading and Reception. We hope to see you there.
Burckhardt Honors Award in Literary/Cultural Criticism
Dr. Milton H. Saier, Sr. Memorial Award in Fiction
Runner up: Anna Tam
Stewart Prize in Poetry
Runner up: Nilufar Karimi
Sherley Williams Memorial Award in Literary Arts
"It may sound awfully cliché, but if you're a writer, studying and living in Paris pretty much guarantees unlimited inspiration. But I imagine that this will be the case studying abroad in any big city, and faced with a new situation."
- Gaelle Faure, Literature/Writing Major, '06