Socrates Scholarship

CATEGORIES: Philosophy Awards

The Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies offers an annual prize for the best philosophical paper written by an Iowa State student.

Application Procedure

Applications should be submitted via Oneapp and selecting the Socrates Scholarship. Applications must be submitted by noon on March 1, 2022.

There is no restriction on paper topic or length. The paper may have been previously submitted in a philosophy course.

The winner will be notified by March 25, 2022.

Questions may be directed to Ashley Marsh,

Past Winners

  • 2014: Matt Maxwell
  • 2015: Joseph Porter and Matthew Anzis
  • 2017: Lazarus French and Andrew Miller
  • 2018: Graham Bacon and Colin Campbell