Adele Slater Award Application Form

In order to enter this award competition, please follow this three-step process:

  1. Familiarize yourself with the Adele Slater Award, prior to submitting this application form;
  2. Complete the entry form below and submit the form (remember to submit one form per piece if submitting to more than one category); and
  3. Once the entry form(s) have been submitted, attach and send your piece(s) for consideration to

There are two prizes attached to this award that all currently registered undergraduate or graduate students at Laurier have the potential to win: either a $500 prize in the essay category (3,000 to 3,500 words) or a $500 prize in the shorter piece category (maximum 1,000 words).

Caveat: Students may submit only one piece to each category; however, a student can only win in one category. You must complete this form for each submission piece. 

The deadline to apply is Monday April 17, 2023

Note: You are required to remove your name from the uploaded version of your submission piece.

For additional competition details, see Adele Slater Award. If you have questions, contact