Poster advertising the 2020-2021 Sarah Joanne Davis Award

The Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Program at Boston University announces the annual Sarah Joanne Davis Scholarship Award competition. This award will be given to a Women’s,. Gender, & Sexuality Studies minor who has made a significant contribution by either writing a paper (10-15 pages, double spaced) in one of their WGS courses, or to their community through activism, leadership, artistic creation, publication, political engagement, or other initiatives. Submit your WGS course paper, or your project, including artworks, publications, letters, etc.

Please note: Only declared Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Minors are eligible for the award. For further information email


2020-2021 Sarah Joanne Davis Scholarship Recipient

Anne Jonas: “One is not born, but rather becomes, a ‘French Girl’”: Gender, Race, and Genre in American Francophilic Self-Help Literature””

List of all SJD Scholars