Shansi Prize 2019 - Call for Applications

The purpose of the Shansi Prize is to recognize the work of a graduating senior that demonstrates an exceptional understanding of an aspect of Asia and is based on the values of mutual understanding, respect and learning.

Graduating Seniors from both the College of Arts & Sciences and the Conservatory of Music are encouraged to submit their works. All formats are eligible, including written work, artwork, class or research projects, musical compositions, and performance pieces. The Shansi Prize is for the amount of $500.

The deadline for submission is Monday, April 15th, 2019 at noon. Applications must include a letter of support from an Oberlin Faculty member. Interested students can find our online application at

If you have any questions, please feel free to stop by our office at 103 Peters Hall or email Ted Samuel (

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