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Department of English

University of Mississippi

English Department Student Award Winners

Award Winning 2019-2020 Graduates!

Please join us in congratulating the award-winning English students who are graduating this academic year.

Kaitlyn Hall, Virginia Morgan Scholarship, 2019

Megan Swartzfager, Drane Lester Award, 2019

Evelyn Alston Tyer, Elmo Howell British Literature Award, 2019

 

 

2020 Graduate Student Creative Writing Award Winners!

BONDURANT PRIZE

Joshua Nguyen, poetry. $500 prize. Judge, Caroline Wigginton
Read Joshua’s submission “Wisconsin Has a Place In My Heart & I Just Want It To Let Go” HERE.

Linda Masi, fiction. $500 prize. Judge, Dustin Parsons
Read Linda’s submission “Aquamarine” HERE.

 

2020 Undergraduate Creative Writing Award Winners!

EVANS HARRINGTON CREATIVE WRITING SCHOLARSHIP

Lucy Jones $2,000 scholarship. Judge, Linda Masi
Read Lucy’s submission “Bonding” HERE.

 

ELLA SOMERVILLE CONTEST

Sarah Barch, poetry. $250 prize. Judge, Hallie Beard
Read Sarah’s submission “The Deliveries” HERE.

Corey Davis, fiction. $250 prize. Judge, Ellie Black
Read Corey’s submission “McCozy” HERE.

 

 

2020 Undergraduate Scholarship and Award Winners!

W. ALTON BRYANT AWARD FOR RISING JUNIORS

Lucy Jones
Kellie Smith

Two-year scholarship award. $1500 each semester. $6000 total

 

DRANE LESTER AWARD FOR RISING SENIORS

Tharangi Fernando. $1500 scholarship

 

FAYSSOUX CORNEIL CAMPBELL AWARD

Polly Watkins. $1000 scholarship award

 

ELMO HOWELL BRITISH LITERATURE AWARD

Joshua Mannery
Ameliea Dulaney

$1000 scholarship award

 

VIRGINIA MORGAN SCHOLARSHIP

Annabelle Harris. $500 award

 

CHUCK FULGHAM MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Lawson Marchetti. $250 scholarship award