Awards & Prizes

Several dozen wood pattels with oriental writing and designs hanging in a shop

Alice L. Crossley Prize

The Alice L. Crossley Prize is awarded annually to the student(s) who, in the opinion of the Asian Studies Committee, submit the best original essay on any topic in Asian Studies.

The competition is open to all Swarthmore students, regardless of major and year. The committee welcomes term papers and substantial research papers, in addition to theses. Faculty may nominate students for this prize, but students themselves must submit papers to the Programs Office located in Trotter 107.

Past Recipients

Genevieve Ching-wen Lee Award

The Genevieve Ching-wen Lee '96 Memorial Fund supports an annual competition for grants for summer projects related to Asian American studies.

Past Recipients