Information about additional awards can be found here.

English Essay Award

This award is given to the student who submits the best essay involving literary criticism or creative nonfiction written during the academic year.

Jean Besselievre Boley Fund

Established by the parents and husband of Jean Besselievre Boley ’35 to encourage interest in creative writing. The fund provides a prize for the student submitting the best short story entered in the annual competition. It may also provide a grant-in-aid for a junior or senior with demonstrated ability in creative writing who requires financial assistance.

Jessica Steinbrenner Molloy Award

This award honors an outstanding senior in theatre arts, chosen by the faculty of that program.

Julia Sadler de Coligny Award

This award provides an annual prize to outstanding majors in music and English in alternate years.

Leigh Woolverton Prize for Excellence in the Visual Arts

This prize was established in memory of Leigh Woolverton ’82 by her mother, family and friends.

Lucile Barrow Turner Award

This award is given to a student or students majoring in music or in drama to provide scholarship assistance.

Sweet Briar Fine Arts Scholarship

This scholarship is given to the senior who best shows great promise as an artist and a scholar.