Awards

Call for Applications for the IWCA President’s Future Leaders Scholarship (Deadline: September 23, 2016)

Sep 9th, 2016 | By | Category: Awards

The IWCA invites applications for the President’s Future Leaders Scholarship for IWCA members attending the 2016 IWCA Conference in Denver. To apply, please log in and complete the application on the IWCA members website: https://www.iwcamembers.org/. You must be an IWCA member in good standing to apply. Below are details about the application requirements and deadlines. […]



Call for Nominations: IWCA Outstanding Book/Major Work Award, IWCA Outstanding Article Award, and Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award

May 21st, 2016 | By | Category: Awards

Book/Major Work Award Nominations Members of the Writing Center community are invited to nominate works about writing center theory, practice, research, or history for the IWCA Outstanding Book/Major Work Award. Now given once per biennium, the next award will be given at the IWCA Annual Conference held October 14-16, 2016, in Denver, CO. The work […]



Nominations for 2015 IWCA Outstanding Article Award (Deadline: June 30, 2016)

May 12th, 2016 | By | Category: Awards

Members of the Writing Center community are invited to nominate articles about writing center theory, practice, research, and history for the IWCA Outstanding Article Award. The Award will be presented at the IWCA Annual Conference in Denver, CO (Oct. 14-16, 2016). The article must have been published in calendar year 2015. Both single-authored and collaboratively […]



Nominations for Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award (Deadline: June 30, 2016)

Apr 5th, 2016 | By | Category: Awards

Named after its first recipient and given at every other International Writing Centers Association (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 Clint Gardner, chair of the IWCA Muriel Harris Outstanding Service […]



East Central Writing Centers Association 2016 Conference Travel Awards (Deadline: February 26, 2016)

Feb 18th, 2016 | By | Category: Awards

To support tutors who will participate in the 2016 ECWCA Conference at the University of Mount Union in Alliance, OH, March 4 and 5, the ECWCA Board of Directors are please to announce the availability of five $200 travel awards. TRAVEL AWARDS This year ECWCA is able to offer five travel awards, $200 each, to […]



2015 IWCA Conference Travel Grant Recipients

Oct 12th, 2015 | By | Category: Awards

The IWCA is committed to helping writing center practitioners from around the world attend the annual conference. This year, the organization awarded $5,000 in Travel Grants to help participants get to Pittsburgh. The following is a list of this year’s award winners: ·         Violeta Molina-Natera, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana ·         Daouk Hala, Lebanese American University ·         […]



Call for Nominations: SWCA Awards

Sep 2nd, 2015 | By | Category: Awards

The Southeastern Writing Center Association is pleased to announce that we are accepting nominations for the following annual awards. Awards will be presented at the 2016 SWCA conference to be held in Columbus, GA, February 18-20. 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 2015 Awards for Research

Aug 18th, 2015 | By | Category: Awards, News and Announcements

IWCA Research Grant The July 2015 IWCA Research Grant has been awarded to Dawn Fels, Clint Gardner, Maggie Herb, and Lila Naydan for their research on the working conditions of non-tenure line, contingent writing center workers. IWCA Ben Rafoth Graduate Research Grant The July 2015 IWCA Ben Rafoth Graduate Research Grant has been awarded to […]



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 […]