Clark-Gross Award in the Novel

Scholarship awarded for the Spring semester

  • Awarding Department: Creative Writing
  • Scholarship Intent: This is a yearly contest, with a monetary prize given for the best original written work of a novel or novel-in-progress, written by a Creative Writing student, either B.A. or M.A. or M.F.A.
  • Criteria:
    1) Applicants are all those Creative Writing students who have submitted a manuscript of their work of short fiction to the Creative Writing Department.
    2) Applicants/recipients must be enrolled in the semester in which the award is disbursed (Spring semester).
  • Major: Creative Writing
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Any; Grad: 2nd BA/Masters/MFA
  • Enrollment Status: Any
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 1 UNIT; Grad: 1 UNIT
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: N/A; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Creative Writing Department
  • Campus Address: HUM 573
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-1891
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: 1

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload at least 50 pages, typed, double-spaced, of your novel or novel-in-progress. (as a .pdf. or .doc)