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Writing Awards


Every year, the Wilmington College English Program awards prizes to students for the best writing in the categories of literary essay, short story, and poetry.

2016 Award Winners

Kittay

SETH KITTAY POETRY COMPETITION

Sponsored by Alumnus Seth Kittay, ’68

• Third Place: Ashley Fox, ”Where I Am From”

• Second Place: Carey Juillerat, “Elvis”

• First Place: Lauren Stacy, “Mess”

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English Awards

THE CLIFF HARDIE ENGLISH ESSAY AWARD

Sponsored by Alumnus Alan Frankel, ’64

• Lower Division Second: Carey Juillerat

• LD First Place: Kristine Culler

• Upper Division 2nd : Taylor Turner

• UD 1st : Ashley Fox

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Bowman

BOWMAN LITERARY PRIZE FOR SHORT FICTION

Sponsored by WC English Program

• Third place: Katie Brewer, “Liberation”

• Second place: Shiloh Day, “Left”

• First place: Ashley Fox, “Haiku Diem”

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NEWS: Wilmington College Students Earn Literary Awards

English AwardsCreative writing in the genres of poetry, short fiction and literary analysis essays took center stage earlier this month when Wilmington College students earned recognition for outstanding work at a ceremony held during the spring meetings of the President’s Advisory Council.

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