The Irene Adler Prize is open to women pursuing a bachelor's, master's, or Ph.D degree in journalism, creative writing, or literature at a recognized post-secondary institution in the United States or Canada.
Applicants must be U.S. citizens or Canadian citizens. A 500-word essay in English is required on one of the three provided topics. Proof of enrollment at a recognized post-secondary institution for the current academic year must be supplied before the prize is paid out. This can consist of a) a proof of enrollment letter or certificate from the institution’s registrar’s office b) an official tuition bill c) a schedule of classes. The $1,000 US prize payment will be applied to educational expenses. It will be made directly to the winner’s post-secondary institution. In the event that the post-secondary institution will not accept it, payment will be made directly to the winner. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.