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UWC Essay Contest

2022 Essay Contest

Accepting entries April 1, 2022 through January 15, 2023.

We are proud to host a blind-reviewed essay contest! Essays written for class during 2022 from any major at any level will be reviewed by faculty judges from across campus.

Students may submit one essay, up to 25 pages, per category in up to two categories.


  • Category 1: 1000-level courses
  • Category 2: 2000-level courses
  • Category 3**: 3000 & 4000-level courses
  • Category 4**: 5000- to 7000-level courses

Current or past UWC employees are ineligible.
**You may not submit a thesis.