To apply please submit:

  1. A cover sheet that includes:
    1. the name of prize for which you are applying
    2. the title of your submission,
    3. your name, class year, & Wes ID number
    4. your contact information: email address, cell phone number, post office box number.
  2. One copy of the piece of writing you are submitting: the submission must be a clean copy, double-spaced, with author's name and page number on every page. You may submit no more than one piece (a total of 30 pages). Your work will not be returned
  3. Academic papers may be submitted, but this prize is usually awarded for creative nonfiction, journalism, or work directed to general readers.