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English Major Meme Contest

The Department of English and Sigma Tau Delta (the English honors society) are now accepting submissions for the English Major at UTK Meme Contest. Selected submissions will appear on the new Department of English webpage and on its Facebook page.

The creator of the top meme, selected by a committee of Sigma Tau Delta officers and UT English faculty, will receive a $50 gift certificate from Union Avenue Books.
• Contestants must be declared English majors at UT.
• Submissions must be original meme image and text combinations.
• Contestants may use any means they wish to create their memes. Some popular sites for creating memes are,, and
• Topics must be relevant to the English major, and must avoid offensive and inappropriate material.
• File format: jpeg

Submission guidelines: Please submit your meme as a jpeg attachment in an email to Bill Hardwig, Director of Undergraduate Studies, Write “English meme contest” in the email subject line. The deadline for submissions is Friday, 4/5.

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