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 2022 award includes a $250 honorarium, publication in the South Atlantic Review, and complimentary conference registration for SAMLA 94 in Jacksonville, FL.


Please submit nominations via this form by March 18, 2022.


2021 Award Winner

Meghna Sapui
University of Florida

“Eating and Interpreting the Chapati in The Wife and the Ward

Honorable Mention

Aviv Hilbig-Bokaer
New York University

“A Foot in Both Worlds: Klauss Mann’s Approach to Scandal"