Student Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate
Distribution: Annual Award
This prize honors the memory of Sam Ella Dukes, who taught English in the public schools of Florida and South Carolina for over forty years. The prize will be awarded each April by a committee of English department faculty appointed by the chair of the department. The prize is open to any undergraduate or graduate student.
Graduate students: 1st prize of $125, 2nd prize of $75
Undergraduate students: 1st prize of $100, 2nd prize of $50