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LGBT Studies Essay Prize - Submissions due March 15

March 15th, 2023

Note: Event info is on the Cornell Calendar website.

Submissions are due by MARCH 15, 2023!

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Studies program will be accepting submissions for the 2023 Biddy Martin Graduate Prize and 2023 LGBT Studies Undergraduate Prize.

Deadline: Applications are due by MARCH 15, 2023

Submission Guidelines: entrants for either prize must be currently enrolled students at Cornell University. Works submitted for consideration must be your original work produced at any time during your tenure at Cornell. Entrants may submit an essay, artwork, article, thesis chapter, dissertation chapter, etc for consideration.

Email submissions to the LGBT Studies Program Assistant, Aidan Kelly (

Prizes: Cash prize to the winner and honorable mention in each category.

A faculty committee will conduct a blind review (with submitters’ names and identifying markers removed from entries by the LGBT Program Assistant). Prize winners will be notified in May 2023.

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