Harry Levin and René Wellek Prizes
The Levin and Wellek prizes are annually awarded, respectively, to the best first book in comparative literature, and to the best book overall in comparative literature.
A. Owen Aldridge Prize
An annual paper competition for graduate students.
Charles Bernheimer Prize
An annual prize awarded for an outstanding dissertation in comparative
Horst Frenz Prize
Awarded for an outstanding paper by a graduate student at the ACLA Annual
Presidential Master's Prize
Awarded to a thesis, report or substantial essay by a graduate student.
Presidential Undergraduate Prize
Awarded to a substantial essay written by an undergraduate.