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The Founding College of the University of Toronto

Apply: UC Writing Awards

  • Frederic Davidson Competition
  • Lorne Tepperman Prize in Public Writing
  • Meyer (Mike) Greenstein Memorial Student Award
  • Norma Epstein Awards for Creative Writing

The deadline for all awards is May 1st, 2020

Entry is open to any student registered at UC or enrolled in a major or specialist program administered by the College or affiliated with the College. Course instructors may enter on behalf of a UC student or a student enrolled in a UC program. Please first seek the student's consent. To verify college affiliation, you may email

(If you are not a UC student you may be eligible to enter the biennial Norma Epstein National contest.)

You may submit at most one entry in each of the categories listed under Entry Type. All entries will automatically be entered into each of the competitions for which they are eligible. Please contact if you have any questions.

Student Info
Please fill in a new form for each submission. You can submit at most one entry in each of the categories above.
We will only accept PDFs or Word documents (.doc or .docx). Maximum 10 MB.
One file only.
100 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf, doc, docx.