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Holden Furber Undergraduate Writing Prize

Awarded annually for the best undergraduate essay on any topic related to South Asia. There is no set number of pages or format for submissions. Writings may be prose, poetry, research, or scientific papers as long as the subject involves South Asia.


The award will be for $300 and competition is open to all students of the University of Pennsylvania. 


Papers should be submitted by April 23, 2021 by pdf via email to Rachael Hickson at