Prize details

A E Donne Prize in English

Value:

$240 subject to available funds

Closing date:

No application required.

Eligibility

This prize arises from a bequest made by Lorna Donne in recognition of her father's commitment to English Literature. It is awarded to the best mature student at 300-level completing a BA major in English language or literature.

Information

Awarded to the best mature student at 300-level completing a BA major in English language or literature.

This prize arises from a bequest made by Lorna Donne in recognition of her father's commitment to English Literature.
1. This prize shall be awarded annually by the Academic Board, on the recommendation of the Head, School of English, Film and Theatre, to the best mature student* at 300-level completing a BA major in English Language or English Literature. Candidates will have been mature* students at matriculation, and the prize will be awarded on the basis of work in 300-level English courses.
2. The value of the prize in any year shall be determined by the Academic Board after consideration of the income from the fund. The balance of income not expended shall be added to the fund.
3. Part of the prize money shall be spent on a book, or books.

*For the purposes of this prize, a mature student has been defined as a student who has matriculated at the age of 25 or above.