Graduate Student Essay Award

Each year, SAMLA is pleased to accept nominations of outstanding graduate student presentations given at at the previous year's conference.

The 2021 award includes a $250 honorarium, publication in the South Atlantic Review, and complimentary conference registration for SAMLA 93 in Atlanta, GA.


You can download the nomination form here. Please email the completed form to [email protected].


2020 Award Winner

Hannah Burdge
Florida Gulf Coast University

“Morrison’s Call for Sisterhood and Unity in God Help the Child