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Dr. Milton H. Saier, Sr. Memorial Award in Fiction

Writing Contest

The Dr. Milton H. Saier, Sr. Memorial Awards Fund was established at UCSD in 1998 to support an annual awards program for the Department of Music, Theatre and Dance, Literature, and Biology. Each year, the Department of Literature is given funds by the Saier family for an award to acknowledge “outstanding creative writing by an undergraduate student to be selected by the Chair of the Department of Literature in consultation with faculty.

2021 Saier Award in Fiction

Award Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Noon on May 3rd, 2021

Once the contest judging is complete (by the end of May), we will contact the winners via email.


Saier Award Winner
2021 Winner Ryan Phung