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Seeking Submissions: Charlotte Schmidlapp Essay Contest for EKU Undergraduates

Charlotte Schmidlapp Essay Contest 2022

EKU Women & Gender Studies and the Department of History, Philosophy, & Religious Studies invite applications for three Charlotte Schmidlapp Scholarships. These awards of $1,500, $1,000, and $500 will be deposited into the Eastern Kentucky University accounts of the first-, second-, and third-place winners, respectively. Award winners must be undergraduate students with a Fall 2022 or later graduation date. Essay contest winners will present their full papers at the 15th Herstory Conference in March. 

All essays pertaining to women's and gender-related history (including papers from any discipline with a cultural/historical component) are eligible for consideration. 

Please download, fill out, and return the scholarship application form at along with your 300-500 word abstract containing no identifying information to Dr. Lisa Day in EKU Women & Gender Studies (Keith 126) by noon on March 11, 2022. You may also send an email with attachments of the completed application and your unmarked abstract to 

Published on February 01, 2022

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