Apply for a Holle Award

Holle Award for Excellence in Book Arts

Who’s eligible? Book Arts students enrolled in the graduate Book Arts program in an American university during the 2021-2022 academic year. May 2021, August 2021, December 2021, and May 2022 graduates are eligible.


Holle Award for Excellence in Filmmaking

Who’s eligible? The director of the film must be currently enrolled as an undergraduate student or must have graduated in the calendar year 2021.

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Holle Award for Excellence in Forensic Competition

Who’s eligible? Students competing must be currently enrolled undergraduate students and members of their educational institution’s competitive forensic team/organization. Students must compete at the Dr. Frank M. Thompson Jr. Crimson Classic and UA Alumni Individual Events Swing Tournament hosted at The University of Alabama each fall. Students must compete in all three genres of competition during the tournament—Limited Preparation, Public Address and Interpretation.

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Holle Award for Excellence in Media Writing

Who’s eligible? The writer must be an undergraduate or graduate student at The University of Alabama during the 2021-2022 academic year of any academic major, or a May 2021, August 2021, December 2021, and May 2022 graduates.


Holle Award for Excellence in Public Speaking

Who’s eligible? Students who have been enrolled in a public speaking course in the 2021-2022 academic year who have been selected by their peers and instructors. December 2021, and May 2022 graduates are eligible.


Holle Award for Excellence in Screenwriting

Who’s eligible? Undergraduate or graduate student who is currently enrolled in a southeast regional college or university during the 2021-2022 academic year. Students who completed their screenplays during the regular school year but have graduated within the following year are also eligible. All academic majors qualify. May 2021, August 2021, December 2021, and May 2022 graduates are eligible.


Holle Award for Excellence in Sports Media

Who’s eligible? Nominees can be any student (national or international) who is either a current undergraduate student or student who has graduated at the undergraduate level in 2021.

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