Each year Sigma Tau Delta recognizes excellence in convention presentations by awarding thousands of dollars in prize money. Perhaps your submission could be a winner in one of these categories.
Isabel Sparks President's Awards
Given for the best presentations by active student and alumni members at the Sigma Tau Delta International Convention, these awards were established in 1991 by Isabel Sparks, the fifth President of Sigma Tau Delta. Awards are up to $600 in each category.
- Original Fiction
- Original Drama
- Creative Non-Fiction
- Original Poetry
- Critical Essays: British Literature, and World Literature
- Critical Essays: American Literature
- Critical Essays: Theory, Education, Linguistics, Rhetoric, and Young Adult Literature
- Common Reader: We The Animals by Justin Torres
Other Convention Awards
Application Essay on Convention Theme "River Current"
These awards are for the best essays on the convention theme submitted as part of the Sigma Tau Delta scholarship program. These awards are up to $600.
Alumni Epsilon Papers
Given for the best presentations by Alumni Epsilon members, these awards are up to $375.