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Prize Competitions and Award Winners


Each year, the Margaret Harvin Wilson Writing Award honors a member of GSCW Class of 1934 and a current Georgia College Student. The contest is open to currently enrolled Georgia College students majoring in arts, humanities, social sciences, and physical sciences, who submit a suite of poems, a short story, or a one act play. Each year, applications and instructions become available in April. The annual submission deadline is September 30. A cash award of $1,000, a certificate, and public recognition occur prior to the close of the semester. Information for the 2013 contest is here.

Recent Awards

2010 Jennifer Robinson, short story: “Fabula”

2011 Peggy Desjardines, poem: “Moratorium”

2012 Mikayla Avila Vila, short story: “Fantasma”

2013 Rachel Estridge, short story: "Dogs on the Porch"

Contact Information
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Campus Box 44
Milledgeville, GA 31061


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