Undergraduate Writers’ Conference


17th Annual USC Undergraduate Writers’ Conference

Wednesday, April 1, 2020


The Undergraduate Writers’ Conference provides undergraduate students a forum to share and discuss their writing with other peers. Benefits of participation include:

  • Conference Discussion Sessions
    • Build community with other fellow writers in small discussion groups.
  • Awards Ceremony and Banquet
    • Enjoy dinner at USC Town & Gown in celebration with all participants.
    • The most outstanding works will be recognized with First Prizes of $1000 and Second Prizes of $500.
    • Entrants may also receive recognition from the USC Schwarzenegger Institute
  • Getting Published Online

Conference participants must submit their work under one of the following writing categories:

  • Professional Writing/Moral Reasoning
  • Analytical Essay
  • Research Essay
  • Creative Work

Click here to learn more about program details

Registration Opens in January 2020.

Questions? Contact Professor Amy Meyerson