Awards

Nominations being accepted for 2015 Ron Maxwell Award (Deadline: August 31, 2015)

Jun 29th, 2015 | By | Category: Awards

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 collaborative learning within writing […]



SWCA Scholarships for Travel to IWCA in Pittsburgh (deadline: July 27)

Jun 16th, 2015 | By | Category: Awards

The Southeastern Writing Center Association is offering scholarships for this October’s IWCA conference, which will be held in Pittsburgh from October 8-10. Two $300 scholarships are available—one for a writing center professional and one for a student. Applicants must be SWCA members (or affiliated with a member institution). To apply, email some basic info and […]



Southern California Writing Centers Association Travel Grants & Scholarships

Jun 8th, 2015 | By | Category: Awards

Congratulations to the following 2015 SoCal WCA Travel Grant and Scholarship winners!  Each winner received $500 toward travel expenses. Christine Holten, UCLA (IWCA Summer Institute) Kathryn Tucker, Nevada State College (IWCA Summer Institute) Andrea Scott, Pitzer College (IWCA Conference)



ECWCA 2015 Travel Awards (Deadline: March 16, 2015)

Mar 12th, 2015 | By | Category: Awards

TRAVEL AWARDS This year, as we did last year, ECWCA is able to offer five travel awards donated by the BP company in the form of $200 gas cards. To spread this assistance to as many individuals as possible, we will bestow only one award per institution. We encourage individuals who may be the sole […]



Southeastern Writing Center Association: 2015 IWCA Collaborative @ The CCCC Scholarships

Feb 3rd, 2015 | By | Category: Awards

The Southeastern Writing Center Association offers competitive scholarships for professionals within the southeast region attending the 2015 IWCA Collaborative at the CCCC for writing center research dissemination and/or professional development. Individuals awarded scholarships will receive a cash award and be recognized on the SWCA website. Details and application instructions can be found below and on […]



Congratulations to SWCA’s 2015 Scholarship Winners

Jan 15th, 2015 | By | Category: Awards

GARY A. OLSON SCHOLARSHIP Emily Cosgrove Wallace Community College Lingshan Song Mississippi College TOM WALDREP SCHOLARSHIP Hannah Fields Mississippi College Sarah MacDonald Emory University James Howard Emory University TRAVEL SCHOLARSHIP Kristen Ruccio University of Alabama – Huntsville Maegan Mercer-Bourne Shaw University Savannah Stark Warren-Wilson College Nathaniel Stickman Mississippi College



Awards Presented at IWCA-NCPTW 2014

Nov 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: Awards

Four awards were presented at the IWCA-NCPTW 2014 Conference awards luncheon on Friday, October 31. The Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award The Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award was presented to Clint Gardner, director of the Salt Lake Community College Writing Center. Clint is a past recipient of the NCPTW’s Ron Maxwell Leadership Award, as well. […]



IWCA Travel Grant Awards and Future Leaders Scholarship Awards Announced

Oct 2nd, 2014 | By | Category: Awards

The IWCA is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Travel Grant Award. Each recipient will receive $500 to help defray the costs of attending this year’s conference. Jessica Bank, Northern Wyoming Community College Bonnie Devet, College of Charleston Aunureet Lotay, University of Manitoba Katherine Monger, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Stuart Phillips, Chapel Hill- Carrboro […]



Call for Nominations: SWCA Awards

Oct 1st, 2014 | By | Category: Awards

The Southeastern Writing Center Association is pleased to announce that we are accepting nominations for our annual awards. Awards will be presented at the 2015 SWCA conference to be held at Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN, February 19-21. For more information, please visit our conference site: http://www.iwca-swca.org/Conferences.html.We hope to see you there! SWCA Achievement Award […]



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, […]



IWCA Research Grants: Deadlines January 1 and July 1 of each year

Oct 30th, 2013 | By | Category: Awards

The biannual deadline to propose an IWCA Research Grant or Graduate Research Grant is midnight, January 1, 2014 and midnight, July 1. The IWCA offers these grants to encourage scholars to create new knowledge for the writing center community by applying and advancing existing theories and methods. Two separate grant awards are available: 1. The […]



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!