Contests

**Contest entry forms are online links (click on below). Detailed contest flyers can be found in the hallway forms area, adjacent to 176 Voorhies.**
 
Contest / Eligibility Deadline Category
 
The Ina Coolbrith Memorial Poetry Prize 12/01/17 by 12:00 noon Poetry
Undergraduates from selected California Universities. You may submit the same poems to the Pamela Maus Contest. See earlier deadline date.
 
The Pamela Maus Contest in Creative Writing 12/01/17 by 12:00 noon Fiction & Poetry

UCD Undergraduates with declared majors in English or Comparative Literature. You may submit the same poems to the Ina Coolbrith Memorial Poetry Prize.

 
Diana Lynn Bogart Fiction Contest 04/24/17 by 12:00 noon   Fiction
UCD Undergraduates and full time registered student at the time of the award.
 
English Department Essay Prize 04/11/18 by 12:00 noon Essays
UCD Undergraduates enrolled in an upper division English Literature course.
 
Celeste Turner Wright Poetry Contest 04/24/17 by 12:00 noon Poetry
UCD Undergraduates or Graduates and full time registered student at the time of the award.
 
English Travel Award 10/17/2017 by 5pm
UCD undergraduates  

Graduate Contests

Elliot Gilbert English Graduate Award TBA Fiction & Poetry
Current English Department creative writing graduate students.
 
David Noel Miller Scholarship   End of Oct. Essay
English Department graduate students see Darolyn Striley in 163 Voorhies Hall
 
2016 Maurice Prize in Fiction   07/25/16 Novel
Alumni of the English Department's Creative Writing graduate program.