Writing Program At Stetson

Writing Program Award for Best Essay in a JSEM 

Awarded for superior writing in an essay that integrates learning and values: 

  • Ethical or Spiritual Inquiry
  • Health and Wellness
  • Human Diversity
  • Social Justice
  • Environmental Responsibility 

We are seeking essays that demonstrate mindful evaluation of issues and values, integrate learning from a range of readings or experiences, and offer clear analysis and argument.

HOW TO SUBMIT: Any student enrolled in a JSEM during Fall 2022 or Spring 2023 is eligible to submit an essay for consideration. All entries should arrive in hard copy with two cover sheets: One with title and writer's student ID number ONLY, and one with title, writer's student ID number, name, email address and phone number. Essays should be between 1,000 and 3,000 words. 

DUE DATE: April 14 at 4 p.m. in the English Department, Flagler room 224

  • *writers may submit only one essay
  • *no entries will be returned
  • *winning essay selected by a team of JSEM faculty
  • *award includes $200 cash prize

Email [email protected] with questions.