Program in Judaic Studies announces Undergraduate Essay Prize

February 12, 2014

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.  Guidelines:  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 7000 words, including all notes and bibliography. Only one submission per student is allowed.  Email all submissions as either Word or PDF documents to judaic@brown.edu.  Questions?  Contact David Jacobson, Professr of Judaic Studies, Brown University, at David_Jacobson@brown.edu 

Prize:  $500.  Deadline:  Friday, April 25, 2014 at Noon