Judaic Studies

Judaic Studies undergraduate essay prize

The Program in Judaic Studies is accepting submissions for the Undergraduate Essay Prize.

The award will go to the best academic essay written by a current Brown University undergraduate (regardless of concentration) on any topic relating to Jews and Judaism. Papers that use interdisciplinary approaches are especially encouraged.

Submissions can include (but are not limited to) a paper used in a course (revised or not), original research, or a thesis chapter that can stand on its own. Submissions should be a maximum of 7,000 words, including all notes and bibliography. Only one submission per Brown University current undergraduate student is allowed. Submit a PDF document to judaic@brown.edu including your name on each numbered page. Use the subject line "undergraduate essay prize."

DEADLINE: Noon, Wednesday, April 20, 2022

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