Scholarships + Awards
Outstanding Senior Award
Established to recognize a graduating major who is outstanding in academic achievement, potential, and service to the department. This award has been given each year since 1986.
Annie Geduld Memorial Prize
In 1992, Harry M. Geduld established this award in memory of Annie Geduld. The prize is given in alternate years to an outstanding graduate or undergraduate student working in Comparative Arts.
Ilinca Zarifopol Johnston Award
The Ilinca Zarifopol Johnston Award is given in honor of the life of Professor Johnston, an accomplished translator, scholar, and teacher who earned her Ph.D. in Comparative Literature and then taught in the department from the 1990’s until her death in 2005.
The award is given in alternate years to a graduate or an undergraduate student, chosen on the basis of GPA, breadth of interests, originality, academic and/or creative achievement, and overall promise.
Comparative Literature Service Award
The Comparative Literature Service Award is given to recognize outstanding student contributions to the programs and community of the department.