Prizes

Classics Prize Submission Form

Prize submissions are due at 5 p.m. on the last day of classes each spring semester (or at the end of each fall semester for students graduating before May of the given academic year). Prize submissions will be accepted via this online form. Any questions should be sent to classics@fas.harvard.edu.

An annual prize of $5,000 is offered for the best translations into Classical Greek or Latin of the selection chosen by the Department of the Classics. Each manuscript must be submitted online by 5 p.m. on the last day of classes in the spring semester. • George Emerson Lowell Scholarship Prize: Information for the 2020–21 Lowell Prize Examination From the bequest of Judge John Lowell, Class of 1834, and Mrs. Lowell. An annual award of$500 for excellence in the Classics, awarded on the basis of an examination which tests, in alternate years, competence in Greek and Latin language and literature. Any undergraduate in the College with sophomore or junior standing is eligible to compete.