This award recognizes outstanding writers in the freshman composition course. It is based on a substantial paper written for a class assignment.

Procedure for submission is published in the Guide to English 105 (PDF).

Year Recipient
2015 Kaden Vaughn Thompson
2014 Gabe Caldwell
  Hayden Knisley
2013 Natalie Wood
2012 Emma Buening
Kylea David
Ndidiamaka Odinkemely
2011 Alyssa Carothers '14
2010 David Winnyk '13
2008 Ashley Davis ’11
Jonathan Steward ’11
2007 Andrew White ’10
2005 Michael Alcock ’08
Lauren Reeves ’08
McKenna Riley ’08
2004 Tim Kelly ’07
2003 Justina Ludvik ’06