2017-2018 Senior Award Recipients

John Robinson Memorial Prize
Recipient: Jenny Silver
Founded in 1957 in memory of John Lee Robinson, Class of ’57, by his parents. Awarded to the senior in the Department of Religion who attains the highest departmental average.

Horton Davies Prize
Recipient: Brandon Joa
Inaugurated in 2006, this prize is awarded to the student who has done the most outstanding or original independent work in the history of Christianity/Western Religious Art & Literature.
Advised by Wallace D. Best

Religions in the Americas
Recipient: Abby Scott
Established in 1996, this award is for the graduating senior who has done outstanding work in the subfield of Religions in the Americas.
Advised by Yonatan Brafman

Islamic Studies
Recipient: Jenny Silver
Inaugurated in 1996, this prize is awarded annually to that student who has done the most outstanding or original independent work in the area of Islamic Studies.
Advised by Shaun E. Marmon

Asian Religions
Recipient: Anna Maritz
Inaugurated in 1996, this prize is awarded annually to that student who has done the most outstanding or original independent work in the areas of East Asian Religions or Buddhist Studies.
Advised by Jonathan C. Gold