This $150 award is given to the best paper submitted by a student enrolled in the English MA Program at IUPUI. It honors the memory of a man who served the community as a physician and whose passionate humanism and great intellect bore witness to the lifelong value of a liberal education. Submissions must have been written for course work in the English MA program. Students may submit up to two papers for this award. Students may revise and edit their work before submitting it.
Detailed rules with respect to procedures and qualifications will be formulated by the graduate faculty of the English Department, which will also be responsible for determining the recipient(s).