The Philosophy Department is now accepting submissions for the 2012 Philosophy Matters Prize.
The Department of Philosophy awards the Philosophy Matters Prize annually for the best undergraduate and graduate student essays that showcase the continued relevance of philosophy to concrete issues facing us in the world. Up to two undergraduate prizes and one graduate prize are awarded each year. Each winner receives a $200 gift card. Winners of the award are announced at the Philosophy Spring Commencement, and winning essays are posted on the Department of Philosophy website.
Deadline: Tuesday, May 15. Please read the current call for submissions [pdf] for more information.