Student Prizes and Awards

The Pray Modern Language Prize in German Studies is awarded annually to the student with the highest grade point average in German Studies courses.

The German Consulate Prize is awarded annually for outstanding achievement in German Studies.

The Werner Hoffmeister Prize is awarded for the best senior honors thesis in German Studies.

The Stephan Schlossmacher Prize is awarded for the best essay written in a German Studies course.

Outstanding students in Dartmouth’s German Studies courses are awarded book prizes supplied by the German Consulate in Boston.

Graduating senior German Studies majors and minors often win prestigious post-undergraduate fellowships for further studies in Germany e.g., Fulbright, DAAD, and Dartmouth Reynolds Scholarships.