Contests/Awards and Workshops
Cropper Undergraduate Creative Writing Contest in Fiction & Poetry
The University of San Diego awards two prizes each year in honor of Lindsay J. Cropper. The $125-prizes recognize undergraduate achievement in the genres of poetry and fiction. Submissions are accepted in the Fall semester.
The 2013-14 Cropper Contest in Poetry & Prose will have winners in each genre (poetry and prose), each awarded $125. There will also be an "Honorable Mention" in each genre. For details on the 2013-14 contest, please view the Cropper Writing Contest rules and due dates. For more information please contact Dr. Halina Duraj at firstname.lastname@example.org or 619-260-7429, or Prof. Brad Melekian at email@example.com or 619-260-7856. The deadline for submission is Saturday, December 14, 2013.
The 2012-2013 academic year's contest has concluded. Congratulations to Faye Mankowske on her winning entries! Read article on Faye Mankowske from the College of Arts and Sciences home page feature articles.
- Winner, Short-Story genre: Kyle DeNuccio
- Link to poems by Eloisa Amezcua
- Nick Walker, fiction winner
- Link to poems by Adam Love
There are currently no workshops offered. Please check back periodically.