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Deadline: 04/01/2023

This is awarded annually for the best undergraduate essay on any topic related to South Asia. The award will be for $300 and competition is open to all students of the University of Pennsylvania. 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. Papers should be submitted by April 1, 2023 by pdf by pdf via email to Rachael Hickson at


Research Offering Type

Senior Thesis Award



Undergraduate School

College, Engineering, LPS, Nursing, Wharton