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January 24, 2019 Contests and Awards

High-achieving student wins editing scholarship

Nancy Coleman, a University of Missouri senior, is the second annual winner of the Bill Walsh Scholarship.


January 24, 2019 Contests and Awards

​Five young editors win scholarships

Five women have won $8,500 in scholarships plus financial support to attend the ACES national conference.


April 28, 2018 Contests and Awards

Grammargeddon co-owner Karen Conlin wins ACES Robinson Prize

ACES has awarded Karen Conlin, co-owner of Grammargeddon, the 2018 Robinson Prize.


April 27, 2018 Contests and Awards

ACES announces 2017 Headline Contest winners at ACES 2018 conference

ACES recognized the winners of the 2017 National Headline Contest during the 22nd annual conference in Chicago.


February 7, 2018 Contests and Awards

Indiana University student wins first Walsh Scholarship

The award honors long-time ACES member and Washington Post copy editor Bill Walsh


April 3, 2017 Contests and Awards

Conscious Style Guide founder Karen Yin wins Robinson Prize

Yin founded Conscious Style Guide in 2015 to raise awareness of compassionate, empowering and inclusive language


March 24, 2017 Contests and Awards

ACES announces 2016 Headline Contest winners at ACES 2017 Conference

Winners were announced at ACES 21st national conference March 24 in St. Petersburg, Florida


March 4, 2017 Contests and Awards

Haiku contest winner in Budapest was inspired by friend in Ohio

Colleen Sharkey's Ohio-based friend convinced her to tweet her award-winning haiku in the ACES and Grammar Girl National Grammar Day Tweeted Haiku Contest.


March 3, 2017 Contests and Awards

For National Grammar Day, winning poetry with some mystery (solved)

The National Grammar Day Tweeted Haiku Contest winner was shrouded in mystery until the @LillaryBlinton Twitter account revealed herself as Colleen Sharkey.


January 25, 2017 Contests and Awards

Put your grammar goods on the block and help fund scholarships

Calling all word nerds! Beckoning bargain hunters! Among many fun things at the ACES conference is the silent auction, which benefits the ACES Education Fund.