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The Sir Archibald Strong Memorial Prize for Literature

Misses Ruth and Alfreda Bedford, having given £500 on behalf of their sister Sylvia Bedford, to provide for an annual prize for literary work in memory of Sir Archibald Strong, formerly Jury Professor of English Language and Literature, the following rules are hereby made:

  1. The prize to the value of $550 to be called the Sir Archibald Strong Memorial Prize for Literature shall be offered annually
  2. All students enrolled in upper-level courses in the Department of English and Creative Writing shall be eligible for the prize in that year
  3. The prize shall be awarded for the best literary essay, prose work or poetry work to a student enrolled in an upper-level course in English or Creative Writing
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