Brannen Creative Writing Award

Criteria and Description: This award will recognize outstanding achievement in each of three genres: poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction.

Any student who is (1) majoring in Writing and Linguistics, minoring in one of its fields, or concentrating in Writing through the Bachelor of General Studies program and (2) a first-year student or a sophomore (accrued no more than 60 credit hours) at the time that the creative piece is submitted for consideration is eligible.
Please make sure to upload your material to the proper question.
The judges will be three faculty members from the Department of Writing and Linguistics who have expertise in creative writing. Winners are announced in fall of each year.

Award: $500/genre

Donor
George K. Brannen
Award
Varies
Deadline
01/31/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload a piece of fiction, no longer than 10 pages in length, 12-point font, double-spaced. Please do not include identifying material.
  2. Please upload a piece of nonfiction no longer than 10 pages in length, 12-point font double spaced. Please do not include identifying material.
  3. Please upload a piece of poetry, no longer than 10 pages in length, 12-point font single spaced. Please do not include identifying material.