Established by Roger and Karen Winston (classes of ‘76 and ’75), the annual Winston Family Honors Writing Awards recognize the best short essay, research paper, and thesis written by University of Maryland Honors College students.
Short Essay Award
Essay written for an Honors (HONR) Seminar.
Prize: $250. Length: 5-10 pages.
Research Paper Award
Paper written for an Honors (HONR) Seminar, H-version, or H-option course.
Prize: $500. Length: 10-30 pages.
Honors Thesis Award
Culminating research project undertaken in a departmental Honors program.
Prize: $1,000. Excerpt length: 20-40 pages.
Congratulations to our 2018 Winston Award recipients! To learn more about the winners, please see the Honors College announcement (here).