Categories and Nomination Process
|a. Expository Essays||short analytical or persuasive papers|
|b. Research Papers||quantitative or qualitative research papers, literature reviews|
|c. Creative Writing||fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, multi-genre pieces|
|d. Journalistic Writing||newspaper articles, television or radio copy, investigative reporting, editorials|
|e. Essay Exams||In-class or take-home exams|
|f. Scientific or Technical Writing||field reports, lab reports, manuals|
|g. Professional Writing||case studies, lesson plans, business plans, grant proposals, resume or vita cover letters|
|h. Reviews or Personal Response Papers||book, theatre or art exhibit reviews|
|i. Marketing Communications||ads, press releases, direct-marketing pieces|
|j. Freshman Writing||Any writing listed above and written by a freshman|
For each nomination, we ask instructors to submit a:
- “Clean” hard copy of the paper, essay or written assignment and an electronic copy (in word format).
- Completed award nomination form in hard copy and electronic copy (includes a signed release from the student allowing the paper to be submitted for the awards) to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 1, 2013.