The Reid Family Prize

Given for excellence in the field of creative expression




All Fordham University students. Each student may submit only 1 submission. 



Submit a creative work in response to the current Reid writer's work. The creative work can take any of the below forms: 

  • fiction (no more than 1500 words)
  • creative non-fiction (no more than 1500 words)
  • poetry (no more than 6 poems)
  • visual art (no more than 6 pieces, .jpg format and approximately 5 x 8 inches at 300 dpi resolution. 2MB size limit)
  • short film or new media art (10 minute maximum length)
  • drama script (no more than 10 pages)


2016 Reid Prize Winner: Katharine Somers for her poem "Development"



Previous Reid Prize Winners



The Reid Family Prize is made possible through the generosity of Kenneth and Frances K. Reid.