committee will award the Ayres/McMahan Scholarship on the basis of a
writing sample from the student. A student is free to select a single work,
but the essay must meet the following criteria:
· The essay must be a
formal, thesis-driven essay that concerns literary, artistic, cultural,
cinematic, philosophic, or historical inquiry
· Thesis driven essays
must be no longer than 7 pages in length
· All essays must be
written in Times New Roman 12-pt font, be double spaced, and have one inch
· The essay must
conform to MLA style
· It must have a works
· All submissions must be
anonymous. The author’s name must appear only on the submission form
· Students must currently
be enrolled in 12 units or more at College of the Canyons.
This scholarship will
provide the winning student with $500 of support. The deadline for all
submissions is May 7, 2018. The scholarship recipients will
be announced during the cul-de-sac Release Party on
May 25, 2018 5:00 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
Students should submit a hard copy of the paper to the English desk at the TLC
along with their submission form.