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Essay Submission Instructions

Fill out this form and email it to the instructor teaching the class for which you wish to submit an essay. Attach the form and the essay you wish to submit to the email as Word documents (.doc or .docx). Be sure to include a note to your instructor explaining your intent to submit an essay for the contest.
PDF version of submission form here.

RTF version of submission form here.

You may wish to review the submission guidelines and scoring criteria before submitting your essay.

Your instructor will submit the form and essay to the contest coordinator.

You will receive a confirmation of submission once your instructor forwards the information to the contest coordinator. If you do not receive a confirmation within a few days, first check with your instructor, and then contact the contest coordinator, if necessary.

2018 deadlines for submission:

  • Spring semester: May 18

  • Summer semesters: August 10

  • Fall semester: December 14

Find faculty email addresses here.

Instructors: Please include a brief description of the assignment when you submit the essay for consideration.