2020 Literary Awards
Rules for Submitting University Entries

Only students registered for the 2019-20 academic year (or one semester, either fall or spring) at Purdue University and its regional campuses or at IUPUI are eligible.

Work that has been previously published (or accepted for publication) is not eligible for submission (except for journalism).

Entries that do not conform to these guidelines will not be considered.

You may submit up to three entries for each award, but you may not submit the same entry to more than one award.

Any work that has previously won a Literary Awards prize is ineligible. Students are welcome to submit non-winning entries from previous competitions.

Due to the large volume of submissions, only those students who receive awards will be notified via email sometime before the end of March.


To submit an entry please proceed to:


Fill out the survey from with the required information and attach your file (pdfs only) in the space provided and submit.

The authors' name must NOT appear on the submitted file.

Deadline for submissions is noon on Monday, March 9, 2020.  The survey form will be closed at that time.  The English Main Office will not be accepting paper copies of submissions.


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