The Betty G. Headley Senior Essay Award
The Betty G. Headley Senior Essay Award was established in memory of St. Jerome’s University graduate Sara Elizabeth “Sally” Headley's (BA ‘04 - English Language and Literature) mother. The annual award honours essays written by upper year undergraduate students, which are distinguished by their eloquence, originality, and persuasive power. In 2019, financial awards for a course-related essay ($1,500) and a personal essay ($500) will be presented at St. Jerome's University's Graduation Ceremony on June 9, 2019.
Please use the links below to learn about the eligibility, submission guidelines, and to access the entry form for the Betty G. Headley Award. The deadline for electronic or hard copy submissions is Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.
Students may submit a maximum of one essay in each category for consideration per award year.