In lieu of an essay or personal statement, we ask interested applicants to answer short answer questions the admissions committee reviews responses for quality rather than length however, the most effective responses typically range from 200-300 words per question. The university of pittsburgh is among the nation's most distinguished comprehensive universities, with a wide variety of high-quality programs in both the arts and sciences and professional fields. The department of german has benefitted from generous gifts by former students and colleagues, that allow us to offer financial assistance to some of our very best students as they pursue german studies both on campus in pittsburgh and abroad.
Pitt german essay contest scholarships competitions university of pittsburgh school of law nbsp this list of scholarships and competitions is updated annually if any of the links do not work for you, enter the name of the scholarship or competition into a search engine to find the most recent informationcompetition- essays on any w. Check back soon for reports from our chair, director of undergraduate studies, director of language studies, german club president, pitt alum, and study abroad returnees we have a lot to share photo gallery. This award is for the best undergraduate essays dealing with one or more of the following: film, african american literature, german literature, and american literature see contest details and deadlines.
Each essay is accompanied by commentary from the judges, highlighting what they considered award worthy it should be noted that most contest winners were first-year students at the time of writing and that papers were not revised or edited for web publication. Teachers with questions about the essay contest should contact: jennifer bown, phd department of german and russian brigham young university 3095 jfsb. Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 annual essay contest hundreds of students from across the united states participated in the 2018 german embassy annual essay contest. The pittsburgh undergraduate review awards prizes of $250 to the best essay published in each semester's issue essays may deal with any subject in the arts and sciences and should be at least 10 typed, double-spaced pages in length.
Essays may have been written at any point during an undergraduate’s career at the university of pittsburgh essays may be submitted by students or their teachers essays that have won other university-sponsored awards in prior years are not eligible. James snead award for the best undergraduate essays dealing with one or more of the following: american literature german literature prizes totaling up to $1000 deadline for receipt of submissions: early october, with exact date changing from year to year guidelines: essays must be at least 8 pages long the course at pitt for.
Annual writers' café writing contest the writers' café has offered an undergraduate writing contest in poetry, fiction, and nonfiction each spring term since 2004. All university of pittsburgh applicants who are applying to the pittsburgh campus have the option to rank the regional pitt campuses in order of preference on their application this helps the admissions committee do its best to match you with a pitt campus.
Greensburg, pa – students in grades six, seven, and eight who live in areas served by the greensburg-jeannette naacp are invited to participate in the 16th annual essay contest to celebrate diversity the contest is sponsored by the university of pittsburgh at greensburg’s president’s advisory committee on diversity affairs and the greensburg-jeannette branch of the naacp.