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Click here to apply. Deadline for submission: Friday, Feb 21, 2014

The Latino Studies Program invites submissions for Best Essays on Latino Literature, Arts & Culture. Awards of $250 will be given for the best undergraduate and best graduate essays on any aspect of Latino expressive culture. Topics may include: literature, language, history, music, folklore, visual & performing arts, cinema, and journalism. Photo essays also will be considered. Open to all IU students.

Undergraduate student essays should not exceed 3,000 words in length, including notes.

Graduate student essays should not exceed 5,000 words in length, including notes.

All submissions should meet the following style format: double-spaced; 1-inch margins; paginated; 12-point font; MLA, APA, or Chicago citation style. Submit in Word or PDF format per instructions below.

Email your essay as a Word or PDF document to the Latino Studies Program at:

Please direct specific questions to the Latino Studies Program at:





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