Library Scholarships and Competitions

Newman Exploration Travel Fund: The Newman Exploration Travel Fund aims to support students, faculty, and staff on Washington University’s Danforth Campus who wish to explore the world. Prize amount is up to $10,000 per award. Travel must be completed within nine months of award date.

Carl Neureuther Student Book Collection Essay Competition: The competition encourages students at Washington University to read for enjoyment and to develop personal libraries throughout their lives. Awards are given in two categories: graduate and undergraduate. There is a first- and second-place award for each of the two categories. First prize is $1,000; second prize is $500.