**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||CANCELED||Poetry|
Undergraduates from selected California Universities. You may submit the same poems to the Pamela Maus Contest. See earlier deadline date.
The Coolbirth multi-campus poetry prize contest has been canceled for the 2020 year. The contest will return in 2021.
|The Pamela Maus Contest in Creative Writing||05/07/21 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||04/30/21 by 12:00 noon||Fiction|
|UCD Undergraduates and full time registered student at the time of the award.|
|English Department Essay Prize||04/26/21 by 12:00 noon||Essays|
|UCD Undergraduates enrolled in an upper division English Literature course.|
|Peter Hays Writing Prize||3/19/2021 by 12:00 noon||Essays|
|The prize will be given for the best paper written for or related to the content in a First-year Seminar class (FRS)|
|Celeste Turner Wright Poetry Contest||04/30/21 by 12:00 noon||Poetry|
|UCD Undergraduates or Graduates and full time registered student at the time of the award.|
|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 Aaron Barstow in 161 Voorhies Hall|
|Maurice Prize in Fiction||Novel|
|Alumni of the English Department's Creative Writing graduate program.