Nonfiction Writing Prizes


Nonfiction Writing Prizes: Fall 2014

Prize Description Winner
Prize
Amount

BARBARA BANKS BRODSKY PRIZE for EXCELLENCE in REAL WORLD WRITING 

Awarded to a full-time junior or senior enrolled at Brown. Submission may come from the spectrum of nonfiction: literary journalism, memoir, or narrative based on travel, science, history, or cultural critique. Submission of brief essays or one longer essay should be limited to 3,000 words and must be printed on
8 1/2 " x 11" paper. 

Victor Ha

$800

 

DAVID ROME PRIZE 

For the best lyric essay by a currently enrolled undergraduate at Brown. This form includes essays written in poetical or experimental forms that emphasize artfulness.

Submissions must be printed on 8 ½" x 11" paper. 

Jacqueline Gu

$175