Undergraduate Student Essay Award

SAMLA members who served as Session Chairs or Respondents for the Undergraduate Research Forum are invited to nominate outstanding essays written by undergraduate students for the Undergraduate Student Essay Award.

The award includes 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.


Use this form to nominate a student's essay by the deadline of March 1, 2020.


2019 Award Winner

Alex Fallon
Agnes Scott College

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