Undergraduate Student Essay Award

Each year, SAMLA accepts nominations of outstanding undergraduate student presentations given at the previous year's conference.

In 2020, the winner of the award will receive an honorarium of $125; publication of the winning essay in our annual digital newsletter, SAMLA News; and complimentary registration for the following year's conference.


The nomination deadline for the 2020 edition of this award has passed.


2019 Award Winner

Alex Fallon
Agnes Scott College

“'We Were Never Meant to Survive': Resistance and Community in Women's Writing”