2013 Howard Z. Fitzgerald Philosophy Essay Contest

Posted on 5/8/2013 2:24:10 PM

The Philosophy Department announces a Call for Papers for the 2013 Howard Z. Fitzgerald Philosophy Essay Contest.

IUP Philosophy majors and minors are invited to submit a paper on a philosophical topic of their choosing. Papers will be judged by a panel of Philosophy faculty. To enter, submit one copy of your paper to Professor Carol Caraway (either in person or in her mailbox in Sutton 452) by 3:00 p.m. on Monday, May 13, 2013. Papers must be typed, at least six double-spaced pages long, and written in standard font with standard margins. Papers must include a bibliography. Please prepare your paper for blind review by removing all identifying remarks (including your name) and providing a detachable cover sheet with your name, e-mail address, and paper title.

  • First Prize: $250
  • Second Prize: $150
  • Third Prize: $100

Further contest rules and details can be found at the Howard Z. Fitzgerald Philosophy Essay Contest webpage.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Prof. Caraway at caraway@iup.edu.