Writing Contest

The annual Academic Statement writing contest showcases thoughtful reflections about your liberal arts education.

Note: There will not be a writing contest for the 2016–17 academic year.

Looking for help to write your best possible Academic Statement?

The Writing Center and its exceptional staff are a wonderful source of advice and support for crafting your Academic Statement. We recommend that you also consult with your faculty.

Remember to give yourself ample time to reflect and revise. Start early!

Past Prizes

  • First place: $1,500
  • Second place: $1,000
  • Third place: $500


If you have any questions about the contest, please email us at contest@evergreen.edu