Awards

MWCA Travel Grants for IWCA/NCPTW and Research Grants deadlines approaching (for MWCA members)

Sep 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Awards

News from the MWCA  (August 2014):  http://www.midwestwritingcenters.org/newsletters/mwca-newsletter-35-2-august-2014/ MWCA-Sponsored Travel Grants to 2014 IWCA/NCPTW are due by September 15, 2014 http://www.midwestwritingcenters.org/awards/mwca-scholarship-travel-grants/ MWCA Research Grants – Due October 1, 2014 http://www.midwestwritingcenters.org/awards/mwca-research-grants/ Finally, the MWCA Executive Board of Directors is currently seeking nominations for new board members. http://www.midwestwritingcenters.org/awards/board-of-directors-application/ For more information about our regional organization, please check out […]



SWCA Travel Grants for IWCA/NCPTW 2014

Aug 27th, 2014 | By | Category: Awards

SWCA Grants If you are making plans to attend the 2014 IWCA/NCPTW Joint Conference in Orlando, FL this October 30-November 1, consider applying for one of the following competitive scholarships for individuals within the Southeastern Writing Center Association (SWCA) region. IWCA Professional Scholarships: Two $250 awards NCPTW Student Scholarships:  Three $200 awards For details on […]



IWCA Research Grant Winners Announced

Aug 14th, 2014 | By | Category: Awards

The IWCA Research Grant Committee is pleased to announce the July 2014 recipients of the IWCA Research Grant ($1,000): Lori Salem, Temple University, John Nordlof, Eastern University, and Harry Denny, St. John’s University. Their study is titled “Understanding the Needs and Expectations of Working Class College Students in Writing Centers.” The IWCA Research Grant Committee […]



NCPTW Accepting Nominations for the 2014 Ron Maxwell Award

Jul 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Awards

From the NCPTW website: “The NCPTW Ron Maxwell Leadership Award is given annually to a professional in the National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing organization who has contributed with distinction to undergraduate student development through promoting collaborative learning among peer tutors in writing. The award recognizes an individual for dedication to and leadership in […]



Christine Cozzens Research Grant (SWCA) deadline is August 1

Jul 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Awards

What special projects are you planning this Fall? Are you doing writing center research? Is your writing center participating in a new collaboration? Could $500 help support your efforts? Let SWCA help! The SWCA Christine Cozzens Research Grant and Initiative (CCRGI) Program is designed to encourage collaboration among new and established centers, support professional development […]



IWCA Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award: Call for Nominations

Jun 16th, 2014 | By | Category: Awards

Named after its first recipient and given at every other IWCA conference, the Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award recognizes outstanding service that has benefited the international writing center community in significant and broad-based ways. All nominations should be submitted electronically to Leigh Ryan, chair of the IWCA Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award Committee. For more […]



Christine Cozzens Research Grant and Initiative Program (for SWCA Members)

May 31st, 2014 | By | Category: Awards

The CCRGIP is designed to encourage collaboration among new and established centers, support professional development for writing center administrators and staff, and further writing center research and scholarship throughout the SWCA region. This award is named after Dr. Cozzens to recognize her contributions over the past 20+ years to the professional development of the organization, […]



Clint Gardner Awarded National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing’s Ron Maxwell Leadership Award for 2012

Feb 22nd, 2013 | By | Category: Awards

Clint Gardner of Salt Lake Community College was awarded the Ron Maxwell Award for 2012 at the NCPTW conference in Chicago. Read more about the Ron Maxwell award at http://www.ncptw.net/maxwell-award.html . Congratulations to Clint!