Call for Entries

Annual Academic Prizes

Prizes will be presented at the annual end-of-year celebration and announced at the Commencement service.
Master level students are invited to submit entries to the Dean of the Seminary’s Administrative Assistant for Academic Prizes.

Deadline to submit entries is March 10.

Prizes for which students may submit entries are as follows:




  • Please submit only one entry per category. 
  • Papers/sermons submitted should follow the criteria in the prize descriptions
  • Both original papers/sermons written for class assignments and those not previously submitted for class assignments are eligible
  • Faculty are eligible to submit entries for consideration

All papers/sermons should be typed on 8 1⁄2” x 11" paper, double spaced with 1" margins, and must be delivered to the Dean’s Office no later than March 10.  All text submissions must be sent via email attachment to the Assistant to the Dean.  All videos must be submitted on a thumb dirve or a DVD to the Assistant to the Dean.  

The student’s name and the prize for which the paper is submitted must be clearly displayed on the first page of the submission. Each prize awarded carries a stipend. Prizes are awarded only when performance merits recognition and some prizes may not be awarded for a given year.

The Richard Hull Memorial Scholarship is to be awarded for the musical enrichment of the child (first priority) or spouse of a candidate for a Master’s degree at Lancaster Theological Seminary. The application is to be completed and submitted by the child or spouse who would receive the scholarship.

Rev. 2/27/17